garter stitch


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Related to garter stitch: purl stitch, stockinette stitch
  • noun

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a knitting stitch that results in a pattern of horizontal ridges formed by knitting both sides (instead of purling one side)

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Cast on 30 stitches and knit in garter stitch, stocking stitch or a stitch pattern of your choice until the piece is 3cm shorter than the measurement you made around your hand (hand warmers need to stretch to fit).
Switch to Garter Stitch and work without shaping until piece measures 9 (13, 15, 17, 19) inches.
Work in Garter Stitch until piece measures 2 (5, 6, 7, 8) inches from beginning of Garter Stitch.
Knitted entirely with garter stitch on large needles, this is a great first project for beginners.
Tension: 8 sts and 10 rows = 10cm (4in) in Garter stitch
The skin cleansing aid has a number of acrylic fibers that use a garter stitch to form a number of parallel ridges.