Dress with Cable Pattern

Published: 15/12/16
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Dress with Cable Pattern

Size: 10 (US 8).


Yarn: 1000 g Naco ARCTIC (40% Wool, 60% Acrylic, yardage = 100 m/100 g); one pair quick knit needles and one circular needle, both size 6 mm (US 10); stitch holder.

Stocking stitch (St st): work RS rows K and WS rows P.

Rib Pattern: alt K1, P1.

Textured Pattern:

Work according to chart. Only RS rows are shown.

On WS rows, work all sts as they appear.

Repeat Rows 1-32 throughout.

For Cable Patt A, in height rep from Row 7 to Row 19 from arrow A to arrow B.

Cable Patt B and C: Follow Chart B and C.

Rep rows 1 - 4.


over St st: 12 sts and 16 rows = 10 x 10 cm.

Integrally-knitted body:

Using circular needle, pick up 144 sts and cont as foll: 62 sts in St st and 82 sts in Textured Patt acc to chart..

For side slants, on Row 71 from beg, on either side of last cables, bind off 1 st and then 1 st 3 times on every 4th row, then 1 st twice on every 2nd row at each end of St st = 124 sts.

On Row 125 from beg, divide the work in the middle.

Back (over 62 sts):

Change to 6 mm needles.

On Row 125 from beg, cont in Cable Patt B and C at each end.

Raglan Shaping: bind off 1 st at each end and then 1 st 15 times on every 2nd row = 30 sts..

On Row 157, sl sts to holder.

dress Front (over 62 sts): Work same as back.


Using needles size 6 mm, cast on 30 sts and work 4 rows in Rib Patt.

Next, work 94 rows in St st.

Sleeve shaping: On Row 11 from Rib, inc 1 stitch at each end, then 1 st 9 times on every 8th row = 50 sts.

Raglan Shaping: On Row 95 from Rib, bind off 1 st at each end, then 1 st 15 times on every 2nd row = 18 sts.

On Row 127 from Rib, sl sts to holder.

Repeat for other sleeve.


Join raglan, side and sleeve seams.


Transfer 96 sts on holder (30+18+30+18) onto circular needle size 6 mm.

Next, work 28 rows in Rib Patt, then purl 1 row.

On Row 30 from beg, bind off all sts.

dress chart