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What is "Plain stitch" - Definition & Explanation
Last Updated on: 26-Apr-2024 (2 months, 18 days ago)
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Plain stitch
A knitting stitch that shows a series of lengthwise ribs on the face( from the neck of the yarn loops), and cross wise loops on the back ( from the head of the yarn loops).

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