Ray of Honey Cable Stitch

Stitch Description

The Ray of Honey Cable Stitch pattern creates a wavy fabric that looks like a honeycomb. The thick, heavily textured all-over pattern is a good beginner cable stitch. While it looks complex, it’s quite easy to knit. It’s a great pattern to use on large panels like blankets, pillows, and pot holders or towels.

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Purl Stitch

Twist Two Back – Place next stitch on cable needle and hold at the back of the work, knit next stitch, purl stitch from cable needle.

Twist Two Front – Place next stitch on cable needle and hold at the front of the work, purl next stitch, knit stitch from cable needle.

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 4

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 4

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiples of 4

  • Row 1 (RS): *T2B, T2F; rep from * to end.
  • Row 2: Purl all sts.
  • Row 3: *T2F, T2B; rep from * to end.
  • Row 4: Purl all sts.

Repeat rows 1 – 4 until you have reached your desired length.

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