How to Knit the Small Wavy Cable Stitch

How to Knit the Small Wavy Cable Stitch

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the small wavy cable stitch. This stitch creates a delicate small wavy cable pattern. The small wavy cable stitch would be great for socks, scarves, and sweaters!

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
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Cross 2 Front (C2F)- Sl next st onto cable needle and hold at front of work, knit next st from left hand needle, then knit st from cable needle.

Cross 2 Back (C2B)- sl next st onto cable needle and hold at back of work, knit st from left hand needle, then knit st from cable needle.

Skill: Easy
Cast On:Multiple of 3 sts + 1.

Pattern Instructions

  1. Row 1

    (Right Side): p1, *C2B, p1; rep from * to end.

  2. Row 2

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

  3. Row 3

    p1, *C2F, p1; rep from * to end.

  4. Row 4

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

Repeat rows 1-4 until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Small Wavy Cable Stitch. (Right Side)

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

Example of the Small Wavy Cable Stitch. (Wrong Side)

Example of the Small Wavy Cable Stitch. (Wrong Side)

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