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Stamen Stitch | Loom Knit

Stamen Stitch | Loom Knit

Stamen Stitch Pattern for loom knitting and a Hat pattern included after.

(Editor’s note: I hope you enjoy the Stamen Stitch and Hat.  I can’t test and video all patterns but hope you enjoy seeing new designs and designers.  Please comment or click a heart!  -Kristen Mangus)   

Stamen Stitch

Designer: Dedi Herold Boyer

I converted this pattern from the booklet 96 Stitches Knit Stitch Guide by Rita Weiss.



36 peg round loom (3/4″ C2C gauge)

(Hobby Lobby’s Yarnology 36 peg round knitting loom was used in sample).



At most, 268 yards of #4 Worsted Weight yarn.

Loops & Threads Charisma Yarn color – The color True Red was used in sample.



Knitting tool


Yarn Needle to weave in ends



Multiples of 2 stitches and 4 rows on 4 x 4 inches swatch.



K = true knit stitch

sl = slip stitch (skip)



True Knit Stitch (also called the reverse purl).



Row 1: K all pegs

Row 2: K1, sl1, repeat all the way around

Row 3: K each peg

Row 4: sl1, K1, repeat all the way around

Stamen stitch pattern close up

Stamen stitch pattern close up

Stamen Stitch Hat

Designer: Dedi Herold Boyer

This hat is a simple ribbed brim with the main hat in the stamen stitch pattern.

Cast on:

Cast on 36 pegs, the e-wrap cast on was used in the sample however; use the cast on of your choice.

Rows 1-4:  Follow the Stamen Stitch pattern outlined above until the desired length is reached.


Bind Off:

Modified Gathered or Drawstring bind off.

Weave in ends.


Stamen Stitch and Hat

Stamen Stitch and Hat


Editor’s notes: We hope you enjoy making the Stamen Stitch pattern and Hat.  Thank you to Dedi Boyer for sharing her pattern.  Please note that Kristen has not tested the pattern.  -Edited by Carol Lilydot.


Monday 6th of March 2023

Would this use the slip-with-yarn-in-front technique you describe for the linen stitch?