The Cable With Braid Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #205

Stitch Description

This knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the cable with braid stitch. This cable looks just like a common braid. The cable with braid stitch would be great for cabled sweaters, scarves, headbands and accessories!

Video Tutorial


Abbreviations

K
Knit Stitch
P
Purl Stitch
c4f
Cable 4 Front
c4b
Cable 4 Back


Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Easy

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 4

  Pattern Repeat 
Worked over a panel of 6 sts

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Worked over a panel of 6 sts

  • Row 1 (Right side) K2, C4F
  • Row 2 Purl 6
  • Row 3 C4B, K2
  • Row 4 Purl 6
  • Repeat rows 1-4 until you reach your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Cable With Braid Stitch Right Side

Example of the Cable With Braid Stitch Right Side (Click for Larger)

Example of the Cable with Braid Stitch Wrong Side  (Click for Larger)

Example of the Cable with Braid Stitch Wrong Side (Click for Larger)


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