Simple variation of the traditional "knit two, purl two" ribbing, where all stitches are worked through the back loop. The fabric you'll get is a bit stiffer and not as elastic.
Difficulty level: Easy
You need a number of stitches multiple by 4 + 2 edge stitches. Repeat the pattern between the arrows as many times as you like.
Work right side rows (1, 3, etc.) from right to left as shown in the chart. Work wrong side rows from left to right as shown in the chart.
- edge stitch
- knit 1 through the back loop
- purl 1 through the back loop
Row 1: edge st, * k2bl, p2bl, repeat from * to last st, edge st
Row 2: edge st, * k2bl, p2bl, repeat from * to last st, edge st
Repeat rows 1 through 2.