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Stitchfinder: Knitting: Cable: Mock Right Twist

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mock right twist

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(multiple of 12 sts)

Pattern:

Row 1 (RS) *P1, K2tog leaving sts on needle, k first st, sl both sts from needle, p1, k8; rep from * to end.
Row 2 *P8, k1, p2, k1; rep from * to end.
Rep rows 1 and 2.

Note: this is a generic pattern for creating this cable. For a single repeat, it would be 12 stitches. In the example shown, there are three repeats of the stitch, so to make the same, you need to cast on 36 stitches (3 x the 12 multiple)

 

mock right twist
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
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k = knit rep = repeat(s)(ing)
k2tog = knit 2 together RS = right side
p = purl WS = wrong side
st(s) = stitch(es)  

Stitch directions reproduced with permission, from Vogue Knitting Stitchionary: Volume Two, Sixth & Spring Books, 2005

 
 
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