How to Knit the Pucker Cable Stitch

How to Knit the Pucker Cable Stitch

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the pucker cable stitch. This stitch creates a beautiful pattern. The pucker cable stitch would be great for coffee cozie, scarves, and hats!

Materials Used in this Tutorial


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Valley Yarns Northampton

Sourced 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. Valley Yarns Northampton also has a whopping 247 yards per skein. It is beautiful and economical. Made in Peru.

A Pair of Knitting Needles


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TECHNIQUES USED IN THIS STITCH:

Knit Stitch – K
Purl-P
Yarn Over-yo

Knit 1 Through Back of Loop (k1 tbl)- insert the right hand needle from right to left into the back of the next st on the left hand needle, wind the yarn around the point of the right hand needle and draw a loop back through the st, dropping the st off the left hand needle.

Purl 1 Through Back of Loop (p1 tbl)- from the back insert the right hand needle from left to right into the back of the next st on the left hand needle, wind the yarn around the right hand needle and draw through a loop, dropping the stitch off the left hand needle.

Skill: Intermediate
Cast On:Multiple of 5 sts + 3.

Pattern Instructions

  1. Row 1

    (Right Side): *p1, k1 tbl, p1, k2; rep from * to last 3 sts, p1, k1 tbl, p1.

  2. Row 2

    k1, p1 tbl, k1, *p2, k1, p1 tbl, k1; rep from * to end.

  3. Row 3

    *p1, k1 tbl, p1, k1, yo, k1; rep from *, end p1, k1 tbl, p1.

  4. Row 4

    k1, p1 tbl, k1, *p3, k1, p1 tbl, k1; rep from * to end.

  5. Row 5

    *p1, k1 tbl, p1, k3, pass the 3rd st on right hand needle over the center 2 sts; rep from *, end p1, k1 tbl, p1.

Repeat rows 2-5 until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Pucker Cable Stitch. (Right Side)

Example of the Pucker Cable Stitch. Right Side (Click for Larger Image)

Example of the Pucker Cable Stitch. (Wrong Side)

Example of the Pucker Cable Stitch. Wrong Side (Click for Larger Image)


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