Free Staghorn Cable Knitting Stitch

Free Staghorn Cable Knitting Stitch.

Free Staghorn Cable Knitting Stitch

Abbreviations
C4B – Cable over 4 stitches to the back. This is worked by sliding 2 stitches from the left needle onto a cable needle. Move the cable needle to behind the left needle. Knit the next 2 stitches from the left needle and then knit the 2 stitches from the cable needle.
C4F – Cable over 4 stitches to the front. This is worked by sliding 2 stitches from the left needle onto a cable needle. Move the cable needle in front of the left needle. Knit the next 2 stitches from the left needle and then knit the 2 stitches from the cable needle.
WS – Wrong side.

(Worked over 16 sts)
Row 1 (WS) and every WS row: Purl
Row 2: K4, C4B, C4F, k4
Row 4: K2, C4B, k4, C4F, k2
Row 6: C4B, k8, C4F
These 6 rows form the Staghorn Cable.

Reversed Staghorn Cable
Row 1 (WS) and every WS row: Purl
Row 2: C4F, k8, C4B
Row 4: K2, C4F, k4, C4B, k2
Row 6: K4, C4F, C4B, k4

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