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Stitch of the Week: Shadow Cable

Shadow Cable Stitch

Note: This stitch requires a cable needle.

This cable is worked over a multiple of 6 stitches plus 2. 8 rows form the pattern.

1st row (RS): K.

2nd and every alt row: P.

3rd row: K1, * C6F (sl next 3 sts on to cable needle, leave at front of work, K3, K3 from cable needle), K6, rep from * to last st, K1.

5th row: K.

7th row: K7, * C6B (sl next 3 sts on to cable needle, leave at back of work, K3, K3 from cable needle), K6, rep from * to last 7 sts, C6B, K1.

8th row: As 2nd row.

Download the PDF pattern here.


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  • I’m glad you brought back stitch of the week. I have enjoyed trying all the new stitches. Thank-you.

    Rebecca on

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