How to knit two color Brick Wall stitch

Today we’re going to show you how to knit this original two color pattern that looks like a brick wall. It may look complicated, but it’s actually easy for beginners, because even though you use two colors, all you need to know is how to knit and purl. Bet you weren’t expecting it to be so easy.

Just watch our video below and put your needles to work  😉

This pattern is knitted with a multiple of 6 + 3 stitches. This stitch is not reversible and you will need two different colors of yarn to knit it (colors A and B).

Row 1: using color A, knit all stitches.

Row 2: purl all stitches.
Row 3: switch to color B, knit 4. *Slip 1 without knitting with yarn in back, knit 5*. Repeat from * to * until there are 5 stitches left, slip 1 without knitting with yarn in back, knit 4.

Row 4:  knit 4. *Slip 1 without knitting with yarn in front, knit 5*. Repeat from * to * until there are 5 stitches left, slip 1 without knitting with yarn in front, knit 4.

Row 5: purl 4. *Slip 1 without knitting with yarn in back, purl 5*. Repeat from * to * until there are 5 stitches left, slip 1 without knitting with yarn in back, purl 4.

Row 6: repeat row 4.

Row 7: switch to color A, knit all stitches.

Row 8: purl all stitches.

Row 9: switch to color B, knit 1. *Slip 1 without knitting with yarn in back, knit 5*. Repeat from * to * until there are 2 stitches left, slip 1 without knitting with yarn in back, knit 1.

Row 10: knit 1, *Slip 1 without knitting with yarn in front, knit 5*. Repeat from * to * until there are 2 stitches left, slip 1 without knitting with yarn in front, knit 1.

Row 11: switch to color B, purl 1. *Slip 1 without knitting with yarn in back, purl 5*. Repeat from * to * until there are 2 stitches left, Slip 1 without knitting with yarn in back, purl 1.

Row 12: repeat row 10.

Repeat rows 1 to 12 until you reach the desired length, ending with row 1 or row 2.

Can you imagine a sweater in such a soft and squishy texture? We knitted it using petite wool in Nude and Natural. What would you make with this stitch?