The Large Horn Cable Stitch

Stitch Description

The Large Horn Cable is a panel stitch pattern that resembles the wide horns of a steer, stacked on top of each other. It’s a bold cable knitting stitch perfect for multiple project types. This stitch is worked just like the horn cable stitch but over 16 sts instead of 6sts. It creates a very strong and sophisticated column of cables. The large horn cable stitch would be great for aran sweaters, blankets and adding an extra bit of coziness to any project!

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Abbreviations

K
Knit Stitch
P
Purl Stitch
C4F
Cable Four Front
C4B
Cable Four Back


Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Intermediate

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 6

  Pattern Repeat 
Panel of 16sts

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Panel of 16sts

  • Row 1: (right side) k4, C4B, C4F, k4.
  • Row 2: P16.
  • Row 3: k2, C4B, k4, C4F, k2.
  • Row 4: P16.
  • Row 5: C4B, k8, C4F.
  • Row 6: P16.

Repeat rows 1-6 until you have reached your desired length.

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