The Chevron Stitch is a nice stitch to knit for baby blankets, scarves, socks and hats. So gather you knitting needles and yarn and start to knit something special for that friend or family member.
Multiple of 8 stitches + 1. For example, 8 x2=16, 16+1= 17 total stitches to cast on your knitting needles. Work the calculations for a 4 x 4 swatch gauge to practice this stitch.
Row 1: k1, *p7, k1; rep from * to the end of row.
Row 2: p1, *k7, p1; rep from * to the end of row.
Row 3: K2, *p5, k3; rep from *, end p5, K2.
Row 4: p2, *k5, p3; rep from *, end k5, p2
Row 5: k3, *p3, k5; rep from*, end p3, k3.
Row 6: p3, *k3, p5; rep from *, end k3, p3.
Row 7: k4, *p1, k7; rep from *, end p1, k4.
Row 8: p4, *k1, p7; rep from *, end k1, p4.
Row 9: Rep Row 2
Row 10: Rep Row 1
Row 11: Rep Row 4
Row 12: Rep Row 3
Row 13: Rep Row 6
Row 14: Rep Row 5
Row 15: Rep Row 8
Row 16: Rep Row 7
Repeat rows 1 through 16 for stitch pattern