How to Knit the Single Cable Twist Button Band

How to  Knit the Single Cable Twist Button Band

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the single cable twist button band. This button band is a great addition to any cardigan! single cable twist button band uses a basic cable to create a visually appealing button band.

Materials Used in this Tutorial


Knitspot Barenaked Grey

Bare Naked Wools

Breakfast Blend is a delicious, 3-ply pairing of soft, combed merino and alpaca yarn, which knits up into a luxurious, velvety fabric. The alpaca contributes a silky hand while the merino keeps the yarn bouncy and light; the resulting fabric has a warm density and soft halo without weight, perfect for garments, accessories, or blankets.

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TECHNIQUES USED IN THIS STITCH:

Knit Stitch – K
Purl – P
Cable 6 Front (C6F) – Slip the next 3 sts onto a cable needle and hold to the front of work, k3, k3 off cable needle

Skill: Easy
Cast On: With RS facing, pick up a multiple of 8 sts + 2

Pattern Instructions

  1. Row 1

    (wrong side) *K2, p6; rep from * to last 2 sts, k2

  2. Row 2

    *P2, k6, bind off 2 sts, k5; rep from * to last 2 sts, p2

  3. Row 3

    *k2, p6, cast on 2 sts, p6; rep from * to last 2 sts, p2

  4. Row 4

    *P2, C6F; rep from * to last 2 sts, p2

  5. Row 5

    *K2, p6; rep from * to last 2 sts, k2

  6. Bind off all stitches

Swatch Photos

Example of the Single Cable Twist Button Band

Example of the Single Cable Twist Button Band Wrong Side

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