How to Knit the Floating Snake Pattern Stitch

Stitch Description

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the floating snake pattern stitch. This stitch creates a delicate zig zag cable pattern. The floating snake pattern stitch would be great for coffee cozies, scarves, and fingerless gloves!

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Video Tutorial


Materials Used

Abbreviations

K
Knit Stitch
P
Purl Stitch
k1tbl
Knit one Through Back Loop
3-st RC
3 Stitch Right Cross – slip 2 sts onto cable needle and hold to back, k1, k2 from cable needle.
3-st LC
3 Stitch Left Cross – slip 1 st onto cable needle and hold to front, k2, k1 from cable needle.


Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Intermediate

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 4

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiple of 10 sts + 5

Stitch Characteristics

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