Spirals Stitch Knitting Pattern is a cable pattern look-alike where alternating double increases and double decreases create the 3D textured knitted fabric. The faux-cable is featured on a background of alternating rows of purl and knit stitches.
This knitting pattern will look best on home decor projects such as cushion covers and men’s wearables, including pullovers.
(Multiple of 5) + 4
Instructions for this free knitting pattern are written in US terms. You can also check out other standard knit abbreviations.
|kfbf||Knit into front, back and front of stitch|
|k3tog||Knit 3 stitches together|
|st (s)||Stitch (es)|
CO a (Multiple of 5 sts) + 4 sts. For example, you can cast on (4 x 5) + 4 = 24 stitches to knit a sample swatch.
|Row 1 (RS):||* p4, kfbf; rep from * to last 4 sts, p4.|
|Row 2:||k4, * p3, k4; rep from * to end.|
|Row 3:||* p4, k3tog; rep from * to last 4 sts, p4.|
|Row 4:||k4, * p1, k4; rep from * to end.|
Repeat these free knitting pattern instructions (Rows 1 – 4) until you have reached the desired length for your work.
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