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.
What does rib mean in knitting?
Rib stitch is a textured vertical stripe stitch pattern and is created by alternating knit and purl stitches in the same row, then knitting the same stitch in the next row. This forms columns of knit and purl stitches, and is often used for cuffs or brims.
What is mock rib design?
The mock ribbing looks like traditional ribbing with a textured background. However, this stitch lacks the usual horizontal stretch. Using basic knit, purl, and slip stitches, this is an easy stitch pattern to knit up and creates a beautiful classic looking fabric.