Moss st

I have started an infant dress that says moss st 8, etc throughout the pattern and there is no explanation of what a moss st is…Can someone help me?..Thanks

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anne
soon to be in Sebago Maine Yay! :cheering: [/color]

In moss stitch, the knit stitches and purl stitches take up two rows each, then alternate to purl and knit for two rows, and so on.

So, on the right side (the public side of the dress), the stitches will look like this (I’ve only done 6 rows, but hopefully you’ll get the idea):

KPKPKPKP
KPKPKPKP
PKPKPKPK
PKPKPKPK
KPKPKPKP
KPKPKPKP