Seed stitch. - © Sarah E. White, licensed to About.com, Inc. Definition: Works on multiples of two stitches. Row one: *Knit 1, purl 1. Repeat from * across. Row two: *Purl 1, knit 1. Repeat from * across. Repeat these two rows for pattern. Seed stitch can also be worked on odd numbers of stitches. Row one: Knit 1, *purl 1, knit 1. Repeat from * across. Repeat this row.