About this Stitch Pattern
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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Techniques Used In This Stitch Pattern
- 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 Pattern Details
Stitch 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.