7x3 Flat Rib Stitch Knitting Pattern

The 7×3 Flat Rib Stitch Pattern has seven wide stitches of stockinette separated by three narrow garter ribs. This 2-Row Repeat Knit Stitch Pattern is an easy level project that is a great choice for knitting up impressive blankets, pillows, scarves and more. Please continue reading to get all your materials, techniques, and written pattern instructions to knit this pattern both flat on straight needles and in the round on circular needles.

7x3 Flat Rib Stitch Knitting Pattern


CLOSER LOOK at the 7×3 Flat Rib Stitch Pattern

The wide ribbing of the 7×3 Flat Rib Stitch helps allow this pattern to lie flat while keeping a bit of stretchability. This is not a reversible pattern because the right side of the work displays the design, but the wrong (back) side does not. 

7x3 Flat Rib Stitch Knitting Pattern


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KNITTING MATERIALS

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Feel free to use any size yarn and needles for your creative project. My stitch sample was created with size 7 US knitting needles and worsted weight yarn, along with a Tapestry Needle and Scissors

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HOW TO KNIT THE 7×3 FLAT RIB STITCH

The 7×3 Flat Rib Stitch is an easy combination of simple Knit and Purl Stitches. Find my entire library of Knitting Techniques to help knit up this project.

7x3 Flat Rib Stitch Knitting Pattern

7x3 Flat Rib Stitch Printable Knitting Pattern

7x3 Flat Rib Stitch Printable Knitting Pattern

Yield: 7x3 Flat Rib Stitch Pattern
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Active Time: 2 hours
Additional Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 2 hours 20 minutes
Difficulty: Experienced Beginner

The 7x3 Flat Rib Stitch Pattern has seven wide stitches of stockinette separated by three narrow garter ribs.

Materials

  • Yarn - Any Gauge

Tools

Instructions

KNITTED FLAT ON STRAIGHT NEEDLES:

Cast On: Multiples of 10

  1. Row 1 (Right Side): * K7, P3 *
  2. Row 2 (Wrong Side): * K3, P7 *

or

IN THE ROUND ON CIRCULAR NEEDLES:

Cast On: Multiples of 10

  1. Row 1 (Right Side): * K7, P3 *
  2. Row 2: * K7, P3 *

Notes

Repeat Rows 1 – 2 until your piece is the length you desire

Repeat pattern between the * * asterisks

Not a Reversible Knit Stitch Pattern

2-Row Repeat

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KNITTING TECHNIQUES

  1. Slip Knot 
  2. CO = Cast On Long Tail Method
  3. K = Knit Stitch 
  4. P = Purl Stitch
  5. BO = Bind Off
  6. Weave In Ends

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KNITTING CHART

Knitting Chart 7x3 Flat Rib Stitch Pattern


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7x3 Flat Rib Stitch Knitting Pattern