Cabled Christmas Stocking
Also available at Michaels.
Skill level: Experienced
Caron International’s Simply Soft
(100% acrylic; 6 oz/170 g, 315 yds/288 m skein):
9730 Autumn Red (A), 1 skein—315 yds
9707 Dk. Sage (B), small amount—10 yds
9705 Sage (C), small amount—40 yds
One pair US size 9 (5.5 mm) needles or size to obtain gauge
Cable needle (cn)
In Stockinette stitch, 17 sts and 22 rows = 4”/10 cm
In Aran Cable Braid pattern, 20 sts and 25 rows = 4”/10 cm
C4B: Slip 2 sts to cable needle, hold to back, k2, k2 from cable needle.
C4F:Slip 2 sts to cable needle, hold to front, k2, k2 from cable needle.
Wrap and Turn
Short Row Shaping
Chart for cable pattern is provided. Design features twisted cord for hanging.