How to Knit the Cherry Blossom Cable Stitch
This cable knit stitch is super easy to learn!
Learn another fun and stunning knitting stitch with this tutorial for how to knit cherry blossom cables! This style of cabling will give you some gorgeous texture to whatever knitting project you apply it to. Plus, the cherry cable blossom stitches are a super easy knitting stitch to master because it has a very repetitive. If you are a visual learner, this knitting video will make it unbelievably easy for you to watch and learn exactly how to accomplish this stitch.
Similarly to lace knitting, cabling can sometimes be hard to "read" as you work through the rows. It will often take several repeats of a pattern before you really start to see how it will look. This particular cable stitch, on the other hand, is great for practicing "reading" your knitting. After a few repeats, you won't even need to think twice about your cables.
- Knitting needles
CO a multiple of 10 sts + 2.
Row 1 (RS): p2, (k8, p2), rpt from ( to ) across.
Row 2 (WS): k2, (p8, k2), rpt from ( to ) across.
Row 3: p2, (sl 2 sts to cn and hold in back, k2, k2 from cn, sl 2 sts to cn and hold in front, k2, k2 from cn, p2), rpt from ( to ) across.
Row 4: k2, (p8, k2), rpt from ( to ) across.
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