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Simple Cable Stitch

About This Stitch Pattern

This knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the simple cable stitch. This stitch is only worked over two stitches so it has a fairly small footprint. The simple cable stitch could be used to add detail with texture to almost any knitting project!

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Stitch Pattern Details

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Row Repeat


Stitch Repeat

Multiple of 2sts

Stitch Pattern Instructions

Cast On: Multiple of 2sts

    • Row 1 C2B
    • Row 2 Purl

Repeat these 2 rows until you have reached your desired length.

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