Easy Seed Knit Stitch Pattern with Studio Knit

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 a classic reversible pattern, great for knitting scarves, hats, blankets, sweaters and knit neckties! Learn the easiest way to knit it up without needing to keep track of your right and wrong sides of your work. Along with up-close photos of my Seed Stitch knitting samples, you’ll find links to all the techniques, a printable written pattern, and video tutorial in this post. I hope you are inspired to give this classic Seed Stitch a try!

Seed Stitch Pattern with Studio Knit


CLOSER LOOK at the Seed Stitch Pattern

Let’s take a close look at our Seed Stitch Pattern, seeing exactly how those knits and purls are knitted together to make this pretty, simple pattern. This is a reversible pattern, meaning that both sides of your work, the Right and Wrong sides, are identical.

Close-Up of Texture of the Seed Knit Stitch Pattern for Beginning Knitters with Video Tutorial by Studio Knit


KNITTING MATERIALS

Materials to Knit Stitch Pattern Written Instructions with Video Tutorial by Studio Knit

My sample was created with size 7 US knitting needles and worsted weight yarn. Feel free to use any size yarn and needles for your creative project.


KNITTING TECHNIQUES

Need to brush up or learn a new technique? Check out my entire library of Knitting Techniques to help you along as you knit up this project. If you’re new to knitting, you’ll love my Absolute Beginners Knitting Series!

Slip Knot 
• CO = Cast On Long Tail Method
• K = Knit Stitch 
• P = Purl Stitch
• BO = Bind Off
Weave In Ends

Learn the Seed Knit Stitch Pattern for Beginning Knitters with Video Tutorial by Studio Knit


PURCHASE KNIT STITCH PATTERN BOOK

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PURCHASE KNIT STITCH PATTERN BOOK (digital download)
Download my “Knit Stitch Pattern Book” on Etsy or Ravelry to create your favorite basic knit stitch patterns. Get written and photographic samples of essential knit and purl stitch patterns for beginning knitters for just $6. A great way to support my work here at Studio Knit!

Knit Stitch Pattern Book Seed Stitch by Studio Knit


Seed Knit Stitch Knitting Pattern and Video Tutorial

Seed Knit Stitch Knitting Pattern and Video Tutorial

Yield: Seed Knit Stitch Pattern
The Seed Knit Stitch Pattern is a 2-Row Repeat, Reversible pattern.

Materials

  • Yarn - Any Gauge

Tools

Instructions

OPTION 1

Cast On: An Odd Number of Stitches

Knitting Rows

  1. (Right Side) * K1, P1 *, K1 Repeat pattern between the * * asterisks
  2. (Wrong Side) * K1, P1 *, K1 Repeat pattern between the * * asterisks

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

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OPTION 2

Cast On: An Even Number of Stitches

Knitting Rows

  1. (Right Side) * K1, P1 * Repeat pattern between the * * asterisks
  2. (Wrong Side) * P1, K1 * Repeat pattern between the * * asterisks

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

Notes

Reversible Knit Stitch Pattern

2-Row Repeat

Lies Flat

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Knitting Chart Seed Knit Stitch Pattern by Studio Knit with Free Pattern and Video Tutorial


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I hope you are inspired to knit up this Seed Stitch Pattern in your next knitting project. Check out my entire library of free stitch patterns! This pattern is now available to purchase in my ad-free downloadable PDF “Knit Stitch Pattern Book” in a complete collection to create your favorite basic knit stitch patterns for $6 on Etsy.

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Seed Knit Stitch Pattern for Beginning Knitters with Video Tutorial by Studio Knit

How to Knit the Seed Stitch Pattern with Studio Knit