The Bamboo knitting stitch is worked in a multiple of 14 plus 9 stitches.

Our sample is knitted with Worsted weight yarn on size 8 knitting needles. Try different weights and types of yarn as well as different size needles.

Skill level: Beginner +

14 Stitch pattern repeat.

Materials and Supplies

You can use any weight yarn along with the appropriate size needles for that particular yarn. A suggestion of needle sizes often is posted on the yarn label (wrapper)

Craft Instructions

Multiple of 14 + 9

First  and every alt row (right side): P2, *k5,  p2 rep from *  to end.
2nd row: K9, *p5, k9; rep from * to end.
4th row: K2, *p5, k2;  rep from * to end.
6th row: K2, p5, *k9, p5; rep from * to last 2 sts, k2.
8th row: As 4th row.
Rep these 8 rows.

Knitting Abbreviations:

  • k= knit
  • p=purl
  • sts=stitches

Printable Instructions

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