The chunky braid cable stitch is a large cable panel worked on reverse stockinette. While it looks complicated the pattern is relatively simple and easy to memorize. It makes for a great detail in aran sweaters or in a cabled scarf. It can be combined with other traditional cable motifs for use in a blanket as well. This is a foundational cable pattern that is incredibly versatile.
Sourced from the softest wool WEBS could find and dyed in a beautiful collection of solid colors and heathered shades. It is a dream to felt and soft enough for cozy garments. This yarn also has a whopping 247 yards per skein. It is beautiful and economical. Made in Peru.
A good pair of knitting needles can make your life a whole lot easier. We recommend a high quality wood or metal needle. And remember, you can use circular needles for flat knitting as well as in the round!
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