The Trinity Stitch

Cast on a number of stitches that is divisible by 4

Row 1 - Purl

Row 2 - (K1, P1, K1) in the same Stitch; P3tog across

Row 3 - Purl

Row 4 - P3tog, (K1, P1, K1) in the same stitch across

As with lots of things there's always more than one way to do things.  Here's Pat S's tutorial

Backwards Knittingif you hate to purl or turn your work

Handout has directions for working in the round.To work Flat:

Cast on Even # of Stitches

Row1 Color A *sl1, k1; repeat from*

Row2 - Color A  Purl

Row 3 - Color B *K1, sl1; repeat from *

Row 4 - Color B Purl

The results are a nice little herringbone pattern.

Simple Two Color Slip Stitch Knitting


Stranding  Technique



On March 19, 2014, Lauren Scarpa and her associates at Country Yarns did another one of their well planned "stations" programs. The following techniques were offered:

  • Eurpoean Knitting
  • ​Trinity Stitch
  • ​Simple Two Color Slip Stitch Knitting
  • ​Stranding

​​Our own Nancy B and Pat S taught the knit one below stitch. Nancy B even gave us her 

Lucci Iristape Infinity scarf pattern.

(See handout) last page.


European (or Continental) KnittingPurl & Rib






Knit-One-Below:aka Brioche Stitch
Nancy B & Pat S presented the Knit-One-Below - See page 3 of the Handout for Nancy's Scarf pattern using this stitch.