How to Knit the 2 Color Ladders with Twists Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #129

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the 2-color ladders with twists. Intermediate 2 color pattern with striking cable detail. It is great for baby blankets or children’s toys.

Skill: Intermediate
Cast On: Multiples of 6

TECHNIQUES USED IN THIS STITCH:
Knit – k
Purl – p
Slip Stitch – sl
Cable 2 Back – c2b
Cable 2 Forward – c2f

Pattern Instructions:

Prep Row 1 (RS): Using A, Knit

Prep Row 2: Using A, Purl

Row 1: Using B, k2, sl 2, *k4, sl 2; rep from * to last 2 sts, k2

Row 2: Using B, k1, p1, sl 2, p1, *k2, p1, sl 2, p1; rep from * to last st, k1

Row 3: Using A, k1, c2b, c2f, *k2, c2b, c2f; rep from * to last st, k1

Row 4: Using A, purl

Repeat these 4 rows until you have reached your desired length.

Example of the 2-Color Ladders with Twists Stitch Right Side (click for larger)
Example of the 2 Color Ladders with Twists Stitch Right Side

Example of the 2-Color Ladders with Twists Stitch Wrong Side (click for larger)
Example of the 2 Color Ladders with Twists Stitch Wrong Side

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