How to Knit a Braid Cable

Introduction: How to Knit a Braid Cable

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When you knit a basic braid cable, it'll look like three knitted strands that are braided. Knitting braid cable looks hard, but it's really not. Practice by knitting this sample panel of braid cable. The panel is 15 stitches; the braid cable itself is 8 stitches wide

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Step 1: Cast on 15 Sts.

Cast on 15 sts.

Step 2: Follow This Stitch Pattern

Row 1: K3, P9, K3.

Row 2: P3, K9, P3

Row 3: K3, P9, K3.

Row 4: P3, sl next 3 sts to cn and hold in front, k3, k3 from cn, k3, p3.

Row 5: K3, P9, K3.

Row 6: P3, K9, P3

Row 7: K3, P9, K3.

Row 8: P3, k3, sl next 3 sts to cn and hold in back, k3, k3 from cn, p3.3.

or

Row 1: K3, P9, K3.

Row 2: P3, K9, P3

Row 3: K3, P9, K3.

Row 4: P3, k3, sl next 3 sts to cn and hold in back, k3, k3 from cn, p3.

Row 5: K3, P9, K3.

Row 6: P3, K9, P3

Row 7: K3, P9, K3.

Row 8: P3, sl next 3 sts to cn and hold in front, k3, k3 from cn, k3, p3.

Step 3: Repeat Rows

Rep Rows 1–8.

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    Sblaj
    Sblaj

    10 months ago on Step 2

    Just want to say this tutorial really helped me out. I watched so many videos and could not figure it out. Turns out the simple
    Pattern was really all I needed. Haven’t finished it yet but it’s working well. Thank you!