Oceanic Cables Wrap
TECHNIQUE USED: Knit
11”/28 cm wide by 44"/111.5 cm long
Caron International's Simply Soft
(100% Acrylic, 6 oz/170g, 315 yd/288 m):
#0014 Pagoda (A): 1 skein
Caron International's Simply Soft® Paints (100% Acrylic)
#0006 Oceana (B) 2 skeins
One pair size U.S. 10.5 (6.5mm) needles or size to obtain gauge
Cable needle (cn)
In Pat st with double strand yarn, 12 sts and 18 rows = 4”/10 cm
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Seed (aka Moss) stitch
Row 1: *K1, P1; repeat from * to last st, K1.
Row 2: Knit the purl sts and purl the knit sts as they face you.
Wrap Cable Pattern (9 sts + 5; 20 row repeat)
Rows 1, 5, 9, 13, 15, 17, 19 (RS): *P2, K1, P2, K4; repeat from * twice. P2, K1, P2.
All even-numbered rows: *K5, P4; repeat from * twice. K5.
Rows 3, 7,11: *P2, K1, P2, place next 2 sts on cn and hold in front of work, K2, K2 from cn; repeat from * twice, P2, K1, P2.
Repeat Rows 1-20 for Pat II.
Using 1 strand A and 1 strand B held tog, cast on 37 sts.
Rows 1-6: Work in Pat I for 6 rows.
Row 7 (RS) (cable set-up row): Pat I for 4 sts,*P2, K1, P2, K2, M1, K1; repeat from * twice, P2, K1 P2 , end last 4 sts Pat I - 40 sts.
Row 8: Work Pat 1 on 4 sts, begin Pat II with Row 2 and work 32 sts, work Pat 1 on last 4 sts.
Work until there are 10 full repeats of Pat II.
Continue in Pat II, ending with Row 13, decreasing 1 st at base of each of the 3 cables--37 sts.
Work 5 rows Pat 1. Bind off in Pat I.