This knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the sweeping cable stitch. This simple pattern creates a large cable that can easily be made to sweep left or right. It’s a great option for aran sweaters, afghans, and even scarves.
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Number of Rows: 8
This cable stitch is worked over 8 stitches on a reverse stockinette background
- Row 1 (RS): K8
- Row 2: P8
- Row 3: C8B or C8F
- Row 4: P8
- Row 5: K8
- Row 6: P8
- Row 7: K8
- Row 8: P8
Repeat rows 1 – 8 until you have reached your desired length.