The Rhombus Cable Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #24

Stitch Description

The Rhombus Cable Stitch creates a wavy fabric that looks great on large panels like blankets, pillows, and even in scarves and hats.

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Materials Used

Martha Stewart Crafts Extra Soft Wool Blend

Martha Stewart Crafts Extra Soft Wool Blend is a soft, lustrous, silky yarn that is machine washable and ideal for baby clothes, lightweight sweaters, and knit and crochet accessories.

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Knit Stitch
Purl Stitch
Cable 4 Back
Cable 4 Front

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 8

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 12

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiples of 12

  • Row 1 (RS): Knit all sts.
  • Row 2: Purl all sts.
  • Row 3: *C4B, k4, C4F, rep from * across row.
  • Row 4: Purl all sts.
  • Row 5: Knit all sts.
  • Row 6: Purl all sts.
  • Row 7: *K2, C4F, C4B, k2, rep from * across row.
  • Row 8: Purl all sts.

Repeat rows 1 – 8 until you have reached your desired length.

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Example of the Rhombus Cable Stitch

The Rhombus Cable Stitch Right Side

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