What is mistake stitch?

Is Mistake rib stretchy?

(It’s reversible, so there aren’t ‘right’ and ‘wrong’ sides.) The resulting fabric is deeply corrugated and quite stretchy, but doesn’t pull in like double rib.

How do you cast off mistake ribs?

Mistake Rib Stitch Flat:

  1. Cast on a multiple of 4+3 (ie. …
  2. Row 1: *knit 2, purl 2; repeat from * to the last 3 stitches, knit 2, purl 1.
  3. Cast on a multiple of 4 (ie. …
  4. Round 1: *knit 2, purl 2; repeat from * to the end of the round.
  5. Round 2: purl 1, *knit 2, purl 2; repeat from * to last 3 stitches, knit 2, purl 1.

What does knit 2 purl 2 mean?

That means that you will knit the first two stitches, then purl the next two stitches; then you will knit 2, then purl 2, again, and repeat the steps following the asterisk all across the row until the last two stitches which you will knit.

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