Cable With Braid Stitch

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


Knit Stitch
Purl Stitch
Cable 4 Front
Cable 4 Back

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  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.

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