ridged rib sweater

How to Knit the Ridged Rib Stitch

The ridged rib stitch is an easy rib stitch to knit worked in multiples of 4 stitches plus 2 stitches with the garter stitch added to create a ridge. This is great for beginners to spice up projects adding some stretch and style.

Ridged Rib Stitch

I’ve looked around to see what patterns I could find that incorporate this stitch and stumbled across a few you might like to try. Starting with a pattern from Purl Avenue the ridged rib men’s scarf is worked for 81″. This would be fun for all those men you want to knit Christmas gifts for. Try this in a variety of colors. A fun and relaxing scarf to knit.

ridged rib men's scarf

Ridged Rib Men’s Scarf by Linda Thach

Need a hat to match your scarf this beanie is perfect from In The Loop Knitting.

Ridged rib hat

Ridged Rib Hat by Terry Matz

Who doesn’t need a pullover sweater to make this set complete? The perfect choice for Mr. Right is this sweater from Annie’s e-central patterns Mr. Right Pullover.

ridged rib sweater

The ridged rib stitch is super fun and easy to knit. I hope you will experiment with it replace some boring rib stitches with this one or any of the other ones we are learning about this month with the 52-week sampler afghan knit along.


We now have all the yarn you could ever need for all your favorite ridged rib stitch patterns and anything you can think of. Now on sale at big discount prices Snugglebugg Yarns featuring ICE & KUKA Yarns.

Inca Alpaca Bulky Salmon at SnugglebuggKnits Yarns


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Happy Knitting!

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