Are you looking for easy knitting patterns that use cables? You can find 3 patterns for learning in the Idiot’s Guides: Knitting (the blanket and the hat (pictured above) are available for free from the Idiot’s Guide website): And of course you can use the power of Ravelry to find great cabled knitting patterns.
I’m going through a bit of a knitted cable renaissance lately, and am really enjoying it. Ever since I started making them without a cable needle (more on that later) I’m super keen on them. Are you tempted by cables, but are put off by their complex appearance? Ah, but they are all basically the … Read More
Knitted cables are fascinating to look at. To the uninitiated, they look impossibly complex. But the good news is, cable knitting is actually a very approachable knitting technique. How knitted cables are made Knitted stitches are arranged in a grid. Horizontal lines of stitches are called rows (or rounds if you’re knitting in the round). … Read More