How to Knit Texture Stitch

If you can knit and purl, you can do this texture stitch known as the seed stitch, also called the British or Irish moss stitch, to add visual interest to your next project.

You will need

  • Yarn
  • Knitting needles

Step 1 Cast on Cast on an even number of stitches.

Step 2 Knit 1, purl 1 Knit one and purl one.

Step 3 Repeat Repeat this pattern to the end of the first row.

Step 4 Start 2nd row Purl one and knit one to start the second row and continue this pattern until the end of row two.

Step 5 Alternate Work the following rows, alternating the patterns for rows one and two.