In the end, the seed stitch has single knits that are on top of single purls, while moss stitches look a bit like ribbing that continually shifts over one stitch. Additionally, moss stitches are only used for even-numbered rows, while seed stitches can be used on either even or odd rows.
What is the stocking stitch in knitting?
Stocking stitch, or stockinette stitch, is the second most basic of stitch patterns and is created by alternating rows of knit and purl stitches. The right side of the fabric has a ‘V’ pattern and the wrong side has a bar pattern.
What is rib stitch in knitting?
Rib stitch is a textured vertical stripe stitch pattern and is created by alternating knit and purl stitches in the same row, then knitting the same stitch in the next row. This forms columns of knit and purl stitches, and is often used for cuffs or brims.