What happens if you purl every row in the round?
When you purl every row, you will get a bumpy texture like a knitted garter stitch. You also come up with a garter stitch if you make a row of knit stitches. Turn and make another row of knit stitches until you reach the length you want for your knitted fabric.
What does it look like if you purl every row?
A purl stitch looks just like the back of a knit stitch. If you purl every row, you get a bumpy texture, which is exactly like a knitted garter stitch. Slide the right needle down, and then bring the tip from front to back through the stitch, bringing the yarn with it.
What is the best cast on method for garter stitch?
German twisted cast-on
Also known as the old Norwegian cast-on. It is stretchy and makes a good pair with garter stitch.
Does seed stitch use more yarn than garter stitch?
Garter also uses more yarn than stockinette to knit up a fabric of the same length and width. Seed stitch [k1,p1; row 2, purl the knit stitches, knit the purl stitches] works up beautifully into a broader, flat fabric that is less elastic than garter stitch.
What is garter stitch used for?
Knitting patterns often use a garter stitch to create a border or edge with a striped texture that doesn’t curl. It’s also great for making a knit fabric that’s thick, strong, and slightly stretchy. This is one knitting basic that everyone needs to know.