Gorgeous shrug combining 3 different scales of the same braided cable. Shown in Patons Shetland Chunky. (Patons Yarns)
Skill Level: Intermediate
to fit bust measurement
Extra-Small/Medium 28-38 ins [ 71-96.5 cm ]
Large/2 Extra-Large 40-50 ins [ 101.5-127 cm ]
3/5 Extra-Large 52-62 ins [ 132-157.5 cm ]
Patons® Shetland Chunky
(100 g / 3.5 oz) (110 m / 121 yds)
SIZES XS/M, L/2XL, 3/5XL
03046 (Oxford Grey) 4, 4, 5 balls
Size 6 mm (U.S. 10) knitting needles.
Size 6 mm (U.S. 10) circular knitting needle 24 ins [60 cm] long or size needed to obtain tension.
Panel Pattern A: 6 stitches, 4 rows
Panel Pattern B: 9 stitches, 8 rows
Panel Pattern C: 12 stitches, 12 rows
Cable section is worked flat, then seamed. Yoke section is worked in rounds in 4-row Ridge Pattern. Lower edging is picked up and worked 1 round to finish.
Cable pattern charts are provided in pdf download (modified June 2010).
Old Patons link for archive purposes.