Does moss stitch look the same on both sides?
Knitting moss stitch is simple to do and it looks the same on both sides.
How do you knit a double moss stitch in the round?
Regular knit moss stitch, which is also sometimes called Irish Moss Stitch, is a four row repeat. So is double moss stitch.
How to Knit Double Moss Stitch in the Round
- Alternate K2, P2 across entire round.
- Repeat K2, P2 across entire round.
- Alternate P2, K2 across entire round.
- Repeat P2, K2 across entire round.
Do you need an odd number of stitches for moss stitch?
How to knit moss stitch. You can knit basic moss stitch on an odd or even number of stitches. Cast on an odd number of stitches, work K1, P1 to the end of the row, finishing with a knit stitch.
What is moss stitch good for?
This stitch produces an almost shifted ribbing or tiny basketweave patterned fabric. Since there is a balance of knit and purl stitches, the moss stitch does not curl. It is also reversible, making it great for scarves, blankets, and other projects where you commonly see both sides of the fabric.