2×2 Ribbing

A swatch of 2x2 or k2, p2 ribbing

Worked flat with a multiple of 4 + 2 stitches

In Words

Row 1: Knit 2, *purl 2, knit 2,* repeat from * to * until the end of the row.
Row 2: Purl 2, * knit 2, purl 2,* repeat from * to * until the end of the row.
These 2 rows form pattern.

Charted

Chart for knitting k2, p2 ribbing flat

Worked in the round with a multiple of 4 stitches

In Words

All rounds: *Knit 2, purl 2,* repeat from * to * until the end of the round.

Charted

Chart for knitting k2, p2 rib in the round

Additional Information

2×2 Ribbing is a stretchy stitch and is often used for cuffs and bands of knitted garments.

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