bamboo_front_webbamboo_back_webThis super easy patterned stitch that was discussed in episode 20 of YaT has a hidden bonus: the reverse side is visually pleasant as well.  With only 2 rows done repeatedly to create it, and with one of those rows simply a line of purls, you may find many uses in your future for this knititation-worthy work.

Bamboo Stitch

Multiples of 2

Row 1: * Make 1, K1, K1, sl made st over 2 knitted stitches *

Row 2: Purl

Repeat these 2 rows to ‘grow’ your bamboo to whatever length you wish.

See.  It’s very simple.  Enjoy!

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