Cables and Leaves Knitting Stitch

Published: 14/11/22
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Cables and Leaves Knitting Stitch

Cables and Leaves Knitting Stitch 

How to knit Cables and Leaves Stitch:

Multiple of 16 + 3 + 2 selvage sts.

Cast on 21 sts (16 + 3 + 2 selv sts) and work according to chart.

The chart shows only RS rows.

On WS rows, work sts as they appear and yo's P.

The pat rep = 16 sts wide.

The number of stitches varies within 26 rows of pattern repeat.

 

k2tog: knit 2 stitches together

skpo: slip 1 stitch as if to knit, knit 1 and pass the slipped stitch over the knitted stitch 

sk2p: slip 1 stitch as if to knit, knit 2 together and pass the slipped stitch over the knitted together stitches

C5B: slip 2 sts to cn, hold to back, K3, K2 from cn

yo: yarn over

 

Row 1: edge st, p3, * k5, p3, k5, p3, repeat from *, edge st.

Row 3: edge st, p3, * k2, yo, k1, yo, k2, p3, C5B, p3, repeat from *, edge st.

Row 5: edge st, p3, * k3, yo, k1, yo, k3, p3, k5, p3, repeat from *, edge st.

Row 7: edge st, p3, * k4, yo, k1, yo, k4, p3, C5B, p3, repeat from *, edge st.

Row 9: edge st, p3, * k2, skpo, k3, k2tog, k2, p3, k5, p3, repeat from *, edge st.

Row 11: edge st, p3, * k2, skpo, k1, k2tog, k2, p3, C5B, p3, repeat from *, edge st.

Row 13: edge st, p3, * k2, sk2p, k2, p3, k5, p3, repeat from *, edge st.

Row 15: edge st, p3, * k5, p3, k2, yo, k1, yo, k2, p3, repeat from *, edge st.

Row 17: edge st, p3, * C5B, p3, k3, yo, k1, yo, k3, p3, repeat from *, edge st.

Row 19: edge st, p3, * k5, p3, k4, yo, k1, yo, k4, p3, repeat from *, edge st.

Row 21: edge st, p3, * C5B, p3, k2, skpo, k3, k2tog, k2, p3, repeat from *, edge st.

Row 23: edge st, p3, * k5, p3, k2, skpo, k1, k2tog, k2, p3, repeat from *, edge st.

Row 25: edge st, p3, * C5B, p3, k2, sk2p, k2, p3, repeat from *, edge st.

Repeat Rows 1-26 throughout.

Video: https://youtu.be/_-HXljQl_Eo

leaves stitch chart