5/14/2016

Open Cable - Pattern 1

Cable Knitting Stitches » Open Cable

The Open Cable stitch is worked over a multiple of 11 sts, plus 1.
Row 1 - right side: P1, * k2, p6, k2, p1; rep from * to end.
Even number rows: Knit the knit stitches and purl the purl stitches
Row 3: P1, * 2/1LPC, p4, 2/1RPC, p1; rep from * to end.
Row 5: P1, * 2/2LPC, 2/2RPC, p3; rep from *, ending last repeat with p2 (instead of p3)
Row 7: P4, * 2/2RC, p7; rep from *, ending last repeat with p4 (instead of p7)
Row 9: P2, * 2/2RPC, 2/2LPC, p3; rep from *, ending last repeat with p2 (instead of p3)
Row 11: P1, * 2/1RPC, p4, 2/1LPC, p1; rep from * to end.
Row 12: P1, * k2, p6, k2, p1; rep from * to end.
Repeat Rows 1 - 12.

Abbreviations:
2/2 RC: Slip 2 sts to CN and hold in back, K2, then K2 from CN.
2/1 LPC: Slip 2 sts to CN and  hold in font, P1, then K2 from CN.
2/1 RPC: Slip 1 st to CN and hold in back, K2, then P1 from CN.

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