How to Knit a Granite Stitch Necktie by Studio Knit with Free Pattern and Video Tutorial

Today’s new Granite Necktie is a fun quick-knit that’s easy to memorize and oh-so-macho!

It’s super fun to create new accessories with all the gorgeous knit stitch patterns.

Created in high-quality linen yarn, this fashion accessory for guys will look great for years to come!

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KNITTING PATTERN Granite Necktie

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Materials - How to Knit a Granite Stitch Necktie by Studio Knit with Free Pattern and Video Tutorial

MATERIALS

• Yarn in any weight/fiber/color (example knitted with 2 strands of fingering weight linen yarn – Shibui Knits Linen Yarn in Graphite color)
• Needles appropriate for yarn (example with #4 US knitting needles)
Scissors
Tapestry Needle
• Measuring Tape

KNITTING TECHNIQUES

Slip Knot 
Cast On Long Tail Method
Knit Stitch
• Knit 2 Together
Knit Front and Back (KFB)
Purl Stitch 
Bind Off

KNITTING INSTRUCTIONS

Cast On any Number of Stitches in multiples of 2 fo the desired width of necktie
example has 20 stitches cast on for a width of 2.5 inches

Knit the Granite Stitch Pattern

Row 1: Knit

Row 2: Knit 2 Together (decrease)

Row 3: Knit Front + Back (increase)

Row 4: Purl

Repeat Rows 1-4 until 21 inches in length

Decrease Rows in Granite Stitch

Row 1: Knit

Row 2: Knit 2 Together

Row 3: K1, KFB to last stitch, K1

Row 4: Purl

Repeat Rows 1-4 until width desired

Complete Necktie in Garter Stitch

Knit All Rows until 58 inches in length

Bind Off

Block, as necessary

KEEPER LOOP Cast On

Cast On Same Number of Stitches as above
(example has 10 stitches cast on)

Knit 4 rows

Bind off

Fold and tack sides of loop to width of tie

Tack loop to wrong side of tie 6 inches up from bottom

ENJOY YOUR NEW GRANITE NECKTIE!

How to Knit a Granite Stitch Necktie by Studio Knit with Free Pattern and Video TutorialHow to Knit a Granite Stitch Necktie by Studio Knit with Free Pattern and Video Tutorial

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