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Fancy Ribbing Knitting Stitches
Article by KarensVariety.com

Fancy ribbing stitches to use in any of your knitting patterns.
See Knitting Abbreviations

 

Fancy Rib 1

Cast on multiples of 4 sts plus 1.
Row 1: Sl 1, * p3, k1.
Repeat from * to end.
Row 2: Sl 1, * k3, p1.
Repeat from * to last st, k1.

Fancy Rib 2

Cast on multiples of 4 sts plus 3.
Row 1: Sl 1, k 1, * insert needle into next 3 sts purlwise, p1, k1, p1 into these 3 sts, k1.
Repeat from * to last st, k1.
Row 2: Sl 1, p to last st, k1.

Fancy Rib 3

Cast on multiples of 4 sts plus 1.
Row 1: Sl 1, * p3, k1.
Repeat from * to end.
Row 2: Sl 1, * k3, p1.
Repeat from * to last 4 sts, k4.

 

Fancy Rib 4

Cast on multiples of 6 sts plus 2.
Row 1: Sl 1, p 1, * k4, p2.
Repeat from * to last 6 sts, k4, p1, k1.
Row 2: Sl1, k1, * p4, k2.
Repeat from * to last 6 sts, p4, k2.
Row 3: Sl 1, p1, * t2f (k into front of 2nd st on left hand needle then into front of 1st st on left hand needle and sl both sts off needle tog) twice, p2.
Repeat from * to last 6 sts, t2f twice, p1, k1.
Row 4: As 2nd.

Fisherman's Rib
Norwegian Rib

Cast on an even number of sts. and k one row.
Row 1: * K1, put right handle needle through loop below next st on left hand needle and k, sl st off left hand needle.
Repeat from * to end.

Aran Rib

Cast on multiples of 5 sts.
Row 1: Sl 1, * p3, k into front of 2nd st on left hand needle then into back of 1st st and sl both sts off tog.
Repeat from * to last 4 sts, p3, k1.
Row 2: Sl 1, * k3, p2.
Repeat from * to last 4 sts, k4.

Lace Rib

Cast on multiples of 4 plus 2.
Row 1: Sl 1, * k2, y fwd, sl 1, k1, psso.
Repeat from * to last st, k1.
Row 2: Sl 1, * p2, yrn, p2 tog.
Repeat from * to last st, k1.

Checkered Rib

Cast on multiples of 13 plus 4.
Row 1: * p1, k2, p1 (kb1, p1) 4 times, kb1.
Repeat from * to last 4 sts, p1, k2, p1.
Row 2: * k1, p2, k1, (pb1, k1) 4 times, pb1.
Repeat from * to last 4 sts, k1, p2, k1.
Rows 3 and 4: As Rows 1 and 2.
Row 5: * p1, k2, p1, kb2 (p1, kb1) 3 times, kb1.
Repeat from * to last 4 sts, p1, k2, p1.
Row 6: * k1, p2, k1, pb2, (k1, pb1) 3 times, pb1.
Repeat from * to last 4 sts, k1 p2, k1.
 


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