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Collection of Easy Knit and Purl Stitch Patterns by Studio Knit

Find easy knit and purl stitch patterns including stockinette, garter, seed, rib, and more. Receive full written, chart, and video tutorials by Studio Knit.

50 Knit Stitch Patterns for Beginning Knitters

Enjoy this collection of my 50 favorite Knit Stitch Patterns with different combinations of simple knits and purl stitches. Beginning knitters can create a wide variety of textures and designs with just these two basic knitting stitches.  Browse below to find your favorite designs with complete printable instructions, knitting charts, and video tutorials on these …

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Double Fleck Stitch Knitting Pattern for Beginners

The Double Fleck Stitch Knitting Pattern creates simple rows punctuated with two little seed stitches atop a Stockinette Stitch background. It is a 4-Row Repeat Knit Stitch Pattern and an easy-level project created with a simple combination of knits and purls. This design is a great choice for knitting up textured blankets, scarves, and pillows. …

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Purl Ridge Stitch Knitting Pattern for Beginners

The Purl Ridge Stitch Knitting Pattern is a Stockinette background textured by a horizontal row of raised purl seed stitches. This 4-Row Repeat Knit Stitch Pattern is an easily memorizable easy-level project created with a simple combination of knits and purls. It’s a great choice for knitting up pillows with a little pop of texture. …

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Chevron Rib Stitch Knitting Pattern for Beginners

The Chevron Rib Stitch Knitting Pattern creates thick zigzag rows. This 8-Row Repeat Knit Stitch Pattern is an easy-level project created with a simple combination of knits and purls. It is a great choice for knitting up cozy blankets, pillows, scarves, and more. The wide ribbing of the Chevron Rib Stitch is a reversible pattern …

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Diagonal Spiral Rib Stitch Knitting Pattern for Beginners

The Diagonal Spiral Rib Stitch Knitting Pattern creates textured slanted ribbing. This 18-Row Repeat Knit Stitch Pattern is an easy-level project created with a simple combination of knits and purls but resembles more complicated cabling. Similar to the Diagonal Rib Stitch, this Spiral Pattern knits up even thicker for a great dimension and is stunning as …

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Sand Stitch Knitting Pattern for Beginners

The Sand Stitch Knitting Pattern creates punctuated rows of little bumps for an easy texture. This 2-Row Repeat Knit Stitch Pattern is an easy-level project created with a simple combination of knits and purls. It is a great choice for knitting up impressive blankets, pillows, scarves, and more. This is not a reversible pattern because …

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Fancy Diamond Stitch Knitting Pattern for Beginners

The Fancy Diamond Stitch Knitting Pattern creates a large diamond nested within outer rows of zigzags. It is a visually impressive design knitted with a combination of the Garter, Stockinette, and Reverse Stockinette stitches. This 16-Row Repeat Knit Stitch Pattern is an easy-level project created with a simple combination of knits and purls. It is …

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Easiest Seed Stitch Knitting Pattern for Beginners

This vintage Seed Stitch Pattern gets its name from the raised bumps from your purl stitches resemble seeds. This 2-Row Repeat Knit Stitch Pattern is an easy-level project created with a simple combination of knits and purls. It is a classic reversible pattern, great for knitting scarves, hats, blankets, sweaters, and knit neckties.  Keep reading …

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Window Stitch Knitting Pattern for Beginners

The Window Stitch Knitting Pattern creates little blocks of textured squares separated by vertical lines with just knit and purl knitting techniques. This 14-Row Repeat Knit Stitch Pattern in a simple combination of knits and purls. It is a great choice for knitting up impressive blankets, pillows, scarves, and more. This is not a reversible …

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Little Raindrops Stitch Knitting Pattern for Beginners

The Little Raindrops Stitch Knitting Pattern creates a reversible pattern of small vertical lines. This 4-Row Repeat Knit Stitch Pattern is perfect to knit up a lightweight textured blanket in this simple combination of knits and purls. This is not a reversible pattern because the right side of the work displays the design, but the wrong …

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Wide Basket Weave Stitch Knitting Pattern for Beginners

This Wide Basket Weave Stitch Knitting Pattern easily creates an interwoven illusion with a simple combination of knits and purls to create different widths of textured strips. Blocked Stockinette and Garter textures are stacked together in this variation on the standard Basket Weave Stitch. Horizontal rows are knitted in a wider stitch pattern than vertical columns. …

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5×1 Flat Rib Stitch Knitting Pattern for Beginners

The 5×1 Flat Rib Stitch Knitting Pattern has five wide stitches of stockinette separated by one narrow garter rib. This 2-Row Repeat Knit Stitch Pattern is an easy level project with a simple combination of knits and purls. It is a great choice for knitting up impressive blankets, pillows, scarves, and more.  The wide ribbing …

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Broken Rib Stitch Knitting Pattern for Beginners

The Broken Rib Stitch Knitting Pattern creates columns of smooth one Stockinette Stitch separated by one row of Garter Stitch texture. This 2-Row Repeat Knit Stitch Pattern is an easy-level project created with a simple combination of knits and purls. It is a great choice for knitting up impressive blankets, pillows, scarves and more. This is not a reversible …

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Seeded Rib Stitch Knitting Pattern for Beginners

The Seeded Rib Stitch Pattern creates thick, textured rows. This 2-Row Repeat Knit Stitch Pattern is an easy-level project created with a simple combination of knits and purls. It is stretchy but holds its shape with the seed stitches between the rows of ribbing. Also called the English Mock Rib, this is an easy-level project. …

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Basket Loop Stitch Knitting Pattern for Beginners

This Basket Loop Stitch Knitting Pattern is an easy pattern that creates a textured illusion of looping interwoven rings atop a background of vertical pillars. This 14-Row Repeat Knit Stitch Pattern looks complex, but it really just a simple combination of knits and purls. As a result, it is a great choice for knitting up …

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Seersucker Stitch Knitting Pattern for Beginners

The Seersucker Stitch Knitting Pattern creates textured rows of puckered diamond shapes edged with stockinette ridges. This 8-Row Repeat Knit Stitch Pattern looks like a complex raised pillowy design, but it achieved with just a simple combination of knits and purls. Receive all the materials, techniques, and written pattern instructions to knit this pattern both …

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Diagonal Seed Stitch Knitting Pattern for Beginners

The Diagonal Seed Stitch Knitting Pattern is an easy texture of a Stockinette background punctuated with diagonal rows of the Seed Stitch. This 6-Row Repeat Knit Stitch Pattern is an easy-level project with a simple combination of knits and purls. It is a great choice for knitting up impressive blankets, cowls, dishcloths, and more. Keep …

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Garter Ribbing Stitch Knitting Pattern

The Garter Ribbing Stitch Knitting Pattern creates columns of smooth Stockinette Stitch separated by two rows of Garter Stitch texture. This 2-Row Repeat Knit Stitch Pattern is an easy-level project with a simple combination of knits and purls. It is a great choice for knitting up simple blankets, pillows, scarves, and more. Please continue reading …

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Long Raindrops Stitch Knitting Pattern for Beginners

The Long Raindrops Stitch Knitting Pattern creates a reversible pattern of elongated, vertical lines resembling a rainy downpour. This pattern is created by knitting rows of alternating 1×1 rib stitch pattern. It reminds me of the popular vintage Caterpillar Stitch but creates more depth and texture. This 8-Row Repeat Knit Stitch Pattern is perfect to …

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Parallelogram Stitch Knitting Pattern for Beginners

The Parallelogram Stitch Pattern creates a modern texture of interconnecting diagonal angles. This 16-Row Repeat Knit Stitch Pattern is a simple combination of knits and purls. When lightly blocked, it holds a flat shape that is perfect for scarves, pillows, and blankets. This is an easy level project. You’ll get all the materials, techniques, video …

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