Cable Stitch Knitting Stitch

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Cable Stitch Knitting Stitch

Cable Stitch Knitting Stitch 

How to knit Cable Stitch:

Multiple of 9 + 7 + 2 selvage sts. 

Cast on 18 stitches (9 + 7 + 2 selvage sts) and work according to chart.

The chart shows all RS rows and WS row.

The pat rep = 26 sts wide.

Abbreviations:

slip wyib: slip 1 st pwise, leave yarn at back of work

slip wyif: slip 1 st pwise, leave yarn at front of work

2/1 Right Cross: slip 1 st to cn (cable needle), hold to back, K2, K from cn

2/1 Left Cross: slip 2 st to cn, hold to front, K1, K2 from cn

Row 1 (ws): slv (edge st), p3, k1, p3, * k2, p3, k1, p3, repeat from * to last st, slv.

Row 2 (rs): slv, * slip wyib, k2, p1, k2, slip wyib, p2,  repeat from * to last 8 sts, slip wyib, k2, p1, k2, slip wyib, slv.

Row 3 (ws): slv, slip wyif, p2, k1, p2, slip wyif, * k2, slip wyif, p2, k1, p2, slip wyif, repeat from * to last st, slv.

Row 4 (rs): slv, 2/1 Left Cross, p1, 2/1 Right Cross, p2,  repeat from * to last 8 sts, 2/1 Left Cross, p1, 2/1 Right Cross, slv.

Row 5 (ws): slv, p3, k1, p3, * k2, p3, k1, p3, repeat from * to last st, slv.

Row 6 (rs): slv, * k3, p1, k3, p2, repeat from * to last 8 sts, k3, p1, k3, slv.

Repeat Rows 1-6 throughout.

cable stitch chart