Christmas Cables Pillow

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Christmas Cables Pillow

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Featuring traditional cables and knit in a festive hue, this pillow is perfect for adding a timeless touch to your holiday decor.

Single Size
Approx 16" [40.5 cm] square.
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The materials for this project cost $25.45

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Size:

  • Single Size

Approx 16" [40.5 cm] square.

Step 2:

Click each color to change it or go with the colors recommended by the designer

Main Color (MC)

Canadiana | Crantini, 10522Edit Color
$16.47

Takumi Bamboo Single Point Knitting Needles 13"-14"

Size 8/5mm
$5.99

Plastic Straight Cable Needles

3/Pkg
$2.99

Materials not included in this kit:

16" [40 cm] square pillow form.

The materials for this project cost $25.45

Abbreviations

Alt = alternate(ing)

Approx = approximately

Beg = beginning

C2B = Knit into back of 2nd st on left-hand needle, then knit first stitch, slipping both stitches off needle at same time

C2F = Knit into back of 2nd stitch on left-hand needle, then knit into front of 1st stitch, slipping both stitches off needle together.

C6B = Slip next 3 stitches onto cable needle and leave at back of work. K3, then K3 from cable needle.

C6F = Slip next 3 stitches onto cable needle and leave at front of work. K3, then K3 from cable needle.

K = knit

P = purl

pat = pattern

rem = remain(ing)

rep = repeat

RS = right side

st(s) = stitch(es)

Details & Instructions

MEASUREMENTS

Approx 16" [40.5 cm] square.

MATERIALS

Canadiana (100 g/3.5 oz;187 m/205 yds)
Main Color (MC) Crantini (10522) 3
Size U.S. 8 (5 mm) knitting needles or size needed to obtain gauge. Cable needle. 16" [40 cm] square pillow form.

GAUGE

19 sts and 25 rows = 4" [10 cm] in stocking st.

INSTRUCTIONS

Cast on 97 sts.
1st row: (RS). P1. K1. P1. C2B. C2F. P1. K1. P1. (K12. P1) 6 times. K1. P1. C2B. C2F. P1. K1. P1.
2nd and alt rows: K1. P1. K1. P4. K1. P1. K1. (P12. K1) 6 times. P1. K1. P4. K1. P1. K1.
3rd row: P1. K1. P1. C2F. C2B. P1. K1. P1. (C6B. C6F. P1) 6 times. K1. P1. C2F. C2B. P1. K1. P1.
5th row: As 1st row.
7th row: P1. K1. P1. C2F. C2B. P1. K1. P1. (K12. P1) 6 times. K1. P1. C2F. C2B. P1. K1. P1.
8th row: As 2nd row.
These 8 rows form pat.
Rep last 8 rows until work from beg measures approx 32" [81.5 cm], ending on 8th row. Cast off.
Sew 2 sides. Insert pillow form. Sew rem side closed.