The Arched Cable Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #133

Stitch Description

The Arched Cable Stitch creates interesting arches that build on each other. This is pattern that would look great on a scarf, blanket, or pillow.

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Materials Used

Cotton Ease

Discover this customer favorite for yourself! Cotton-Ease is a versatile, soft cotton-blend, worsted-weight yarn. Combining the absorbency of cotton with the lightweight of acrylic, it is ideal for making year-round garments and accessories for the entire family.

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Addi Lace Click Interchangeable Needle Set

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Knit Stitch
Purl Stitch
Cable 4 Back
Cable 4 Front

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 8

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 24 + 2

Stitch Characteristics


Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiples of 24 + 2

  • Row 1: (RS): Knit
  • Row 2: K1, p to last st, K1
  • Row 3: K1, * c4b, k4, c4f; rep from * to last st, k1
  • Row 4: K1, p to last st, K1
  • Row 5: Knit
  • Row 6: K1, p to last st, K1
  • Row 7: K3, c4f, c4b, *k4, c4f, c4b; rep from * to let 3 sts, k3
  • Row 8: K1, p to last st, K1
  • Repeat these 8 rows until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Arched Cable Stitch Right Side

Example of the Arched Cable Stitch Wrong Side

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