Knitting patterns using variations of the 2 row 3 stitch repeat bamboo stitch pattern. For detailed information on this stitch see my Craftsy blog post Everything You Need to Know About the Bamboo Stitch
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Knit in super bulky yarn with what looks like a variation of the bamboo stitch. Designed by Yarnspirations. Yarn available on pattern page
Mrs Hunter Cowl
Cowl in 2 sizes knit with a 4 row repeat variation of the bamboo stitch and great for showcasing varegated yarns or color-change yarns. 2 sizes: 8"X30" or 8"X60". Designed by Lijuan Jing of Jojoland. Fingering weight yarn.
San Francisco Scarf
Crescent shaped scarf knit in stockinette with a slipped stitch border that's a variation of the bamboo stitch and great for showcasing varegated yarns. Designed by Selena Miskin. Fingering weight yarn.
Named after the beautiful Gila National Forest, this slouchy beanie with a folded brim is knit with bamboo stitch. Designed by Maggie Billings. Worsted weight yarn.
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Show-off Stranded Socks
Knit with a 4 row repeat version of the bamboo stitch which staggers the slipped stitches to showcase multi-color yarn. Sizes Small / Medium Women's. Rated easy by Ravelrers. Designed by Anne Campbell. Fingering weight yarn. Pictured projects by the designer and Lorelei.
More Free Patterns
Bamboo Stitch Shawl
Triangle shawl knit with 2 row repeat variation of the bamboo stitch with the yarn over in reverse to add a different texture to the stitch. Designed by Virginia Davlin.
Bamboo Stitch Clutch Bag
This purse is quick knit in jumbo yarn and 2 row repeat. Use bamboo handles to accent the bamboo stitch. Designed by Louise Bollanos.
Knit with one-skein-or-less Aran weight yarn on larger needles this cowl drapes nicely and features a variety of textures including the bamboo stitch. Designed by Kezia Cole.
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Bamboo Stitch Cowl
This quick cowl in bulky yarn is knit with a 2 row repeat. Designed by Linda Thach for Purl Avenue. Rated very easy by Ravelrers. Pictured project by paksenarrion.
Bamboo Stitch Wristers
Lorna Miser designed these fingerless mitts that only take one ball of yarn. Great with multi-color yarn!
Snow Princess Jacket
DROPS Design created this hooded jacket with ragland sleeves, hood, and bamboo stitch. Size: S – M – L – XL – XXL – XXXL
Patterns for Purchase
Spark Hat in 4 Sizes Toddler to Adult
Beanie Hat in bamboo stitch and reverse stockinette. Options to knit in the round or knit flat and seam. Sizes 2-10 years, 10-adult; 17-21.5", 21-22.5". Designed by Janet Harvey.
Bamboo-Stitch Shoulder Wrap
This cross between a shoulder and poncho is knit in an easy bamboo stitch that showcases multicolored yarn on an extra-large needle size to create draping. Designed by Bea Naretto. Aran weight yarn. One of the patterns in Noro Silk Garden: The 20th Anniversary Collection
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Bamboo Thicket Mitts
Fingerless mitts knit with the easy bamboo stitch to give them stretch and coziness. Designed by Ellen T. Andresen/SISO Designs. DK weight yarn. Pictured projects by the designer and CornucopiAmy
Beach Glass Cardigan
Toddler and child sized sweater features a bamboo stitch body and a loop fastening. Sizes 2T (3T, 4T, 6): chest sizes: 21 (22, 23, 25) inches. Designed by Cindy Newhouse. DK weight yarn.
Wildlings Toddler Leg Warmers
These leg warmers combine the bamboo stitch with ribbing and picot lace in the cuffs. Designed by Nat Raedwulf. Sizes 12 months (2t, 3t, 4t)
Take basic sandals and make them sparkle with bead-and-flower-embellished toe huggers. Looks like a version of bamboo stitch. Designed by Cathy Carron. Size Small/Medium and Large (Woman’s shoe sizes 5–10). One of the 40 patterns in Happy Feet: Unique Knits to Knock Your Socks Off