Sand Wind Cable Stitch

Sand Wind Cable Stitch

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C6F – Cable Six Front: Slip 3 sts onto cable needle, hold in front, k3 from main needle, k3 from cable needle. C6B – Cable Six Back: Slip 3 sts onto cable needle, hold in back, k3 from

C6B – Cable Six Back: Slip 3 sts onto cable needle, hold in back, k3 from main needle, k3 from cable needle.

[Multiples  of 12 +  6 (+  2 for a selvedge stitch on each end)]

CO 38  on size  8 needles or size for  gauge.

Gauge:  8 x 8 inch square  17 sts and 23 rows = 4 in. with worsted yarn.

Knit 2 rows garter stitch.

Pattern

Row 1 (RS): Knit across

Row 2; K2, Purl across, K2

Row 3: K2, *C6F, k6; rep from *to last 2 sts, k2.

Row 4: K2, Purl all sts, K2.

Row 5: Knit all sts.

Row 6: K2, Purl all sts, K2.

Row 7: K2, *k6, C6B; rep from * to last 2 sts K2.

Row 8: K2, purl all sts. Repeat rows 1-8 until pattern is nearly 8 inches.

Last 2 Rows in Garter Stitch

Bind off.

 

“My sincerest apologies for the lateness of this last weeks pattern.”

Happy Knitting!