Checker Stitch Knitting Pattern

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Checker Stitch Knitting Pattern

Checker Stitch Knitting Pattern

How to knit Checker Stitch:

Multiple of 8 + 4 + 2 selvage sts.

Cast on 14 sts (8 + 4 + 2 selv sts) and work according to chart. RS row and WS row are shown.

The pat rep = 8 sts.

Rows 1, 3 and 5: selv st (edge), * K4, P1, C2F (= sIip 1 st to cn, hold to front, K1, K st from cn), P1, repeat from *, end with K4 and selv st. 

Rows 2, 4 and 6: selv st, P4, *K1, C2B (= sIip 1 st to cn, hold to back, K1, K st from cn), K1, P4, repeat from *, end with selv st. 

Rows 7, 9 and 11: selv st, * P1, C2F, P1, K4, repeat from *, P1, C2F, P1, selv st.

Row 8, 10 and 12: selv st, K1, C2B, K1, * P4, K1, C2B, K1, repeat from *, selv st.

Repeat Rows 1-12 throughout.

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