Seed Stitch Chevron Pattern [FREE Knitted Stitch Pattern]

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Seed Stitch Chevron Pattern | learnknittingonline.comIn some knitting stitch references, you will see this Seed Stitch Chevron stitch pattern mentioned as a Moss Stitch Chevron stitch pattern. In fact, it is the same stitch.

However, in American English, it is called a Seed Stitch Chevron. Conversely, in British English, it is referred to as a Moss Stitch Chevron.

Whatever you want to call this stitch pattern, it is a beautiful stitch pattern. And best of all, it is fully reversible so you can choose which side you prefer.

In fact, if you use the odd-numbered rows as the Right Side (RS), then the Seeded Chevron is outlined in purl.

On the other hand, if you use the even-numbered rows as the Right Side (RS), then the chevrons become separated.

So, you will end up with one seed stitch chevron and one purl stitch chevron, alternated with a knit-stitch background.

Since the pattern is fully reversible, it is perfect for projects where both sides of the fabric will be viewed, e.g. blankets, baby blankets, scarves, etc.

You can learn more about the seed and moss stitches here:

This free knit stitch pattern is ideal for Level 3 - Easy Level Knitters

Techniques Needed For The Seed Stitch Chevron Pattern

Abbreviation                       Description                               Tutorial

k                                                   knit                                              Knit Stitch Continental Style 
                                                                                                            Knit Stitch English Style

p                                                   purl                                              Purl Stitch Continental Style
                                                                                                            Purl Stitch English Style

Other Abbreviations Used

ws                                               wrong side

rs                                                 right side

rep                                              repeat

st(s)                                            stitch(es)

Instructions (Knitted Flat)

For the Seed Stitch Chevron pattern, cast on in a multiple of 22 sts plus 1.

Row 1: K1, * p3, (k1, p1) twice, k1, p5, k1, (p1,k1) twice, p3, k1; rep from *

Row 2: P1, * p1, k3, (p1, k1) twice, p1, k3, p1 (k1,p1) twice, k3, p2; rep from *

Row 3: K1, * k2, p3, (k1, p1) 5 times, k1, p3, k3; rep from *

Row 4: K1, * p3, k3, (p1, k1) 4 times, p1, k3, p3, k1; rep from *

Row 5: P1, * p1, k3, p3, (k1, p1) 3 times, k1, p3, k3, p2; rep from *

Row 6: K1, * k2, p3, k3, (p1, k1) twice, p1, k3, p3, k3; rep from *

Row 7: K1, * p3, k3, p3, k1, p1, k1, p3, k3, p3, k1; rep from *

Row 8: K1, * (p1, k3, p3, k3) twice, p1, k1; rep from *

Row 9: K1, * p1, k1, p3, k3, p5, k3, p3, k1, p1, k1; rep from *

Row 10: K1, * p1, k1, p1, (k3, p3) twice, k3, (p1, k1) twice; rep from *

Row 11: K1, * (p1, k1) twice,  p3, k3, p1, k3, p3, (k1, p1) twice, k1; rep from *

Row 12: K1, * (p1, k1) twice, p1, k3, p5, k3, (p1, k1) 3 times; rep from *

Row 13: P1, * (p1, k1) 3 times, p3, k3, p3, (k1, p1) twice, k1, p2; rep from *

Row 14: K1, * k2, (p1, k1) twice, (p1, k3) twice, (p1, k1) 3 times, k2; rep from *

Repeat rows 1-14 until you have reached your desired length.

Do you like Chevron patterns? Try this popular variant: Rib and Chevron Pattern

One Comment

  1. Jillian Douglass

    Thank you, I will use this in my next project.

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