The Zig Zag Layette Knitting Stitch belongs to the open rib variation group of knitting stitches. It is a decorative pattern with a ribbed effect but without the elasticity of a traditional rib. This knitting stitch is suited to many different types of yarns and gives an interesting all over textured design.
Cast on a multiple of 5 stitches + 5.
Row 1: K2, * P2tog, yon,K3,repeat from * to last 3 stitches, P2tog,yon,K1.
Row 2: P to end.
Row 3: K to end.
Row 4: P to end.
Row 5: * K3, yrn,P2tog,repeat from * to end.
Row 6: P to end.
Row 7: K to end.
Row 8: P to end.
These 8 rows for the pattern.