Knitting patterns for using plaited or diagonal basket weave cable stitches. Most patterns are free.
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Moebius Braid Cowl
Reversible cowl knit flat with 12 repeat braided cables. Worsted weight yarn. Designed by Rachel Roden for Knitty.
Reversible blanket knit with a 2 row repeated plaited twisted stitch. Fingering weight yarn. Designed by Purl Soho.
Children's pullover sweater features multiple cables accompanied by with a wicker stitch plaited texture. Sizes 12 mo. (18 mo., 2T, 4T, 6T, 8Y, 10Y, 12, 14, 16). DK weight yarn. Designed by Emily A. Turner.
Golden Touch Cowl
Infinity scarf cowl knit flat with a 2 row repeat plaited stitch. Want a scarf instead? Just don't seam when you're done. Great showcase for variegated yarn. Super Bulky weight yarn. Designed by Fairmount Fibers Design Team
Aki Headband and Snood
Matching headband and cowl knitted with a plaited criss cross stitch. Super Bulky weight yarn. Designed by Easy Peasy Knitter - Marta. Available in English and Spanish
Reversible 8 Row Repeat Cable Braided Cowl
Infinity scarf cowl (shown wrapped double) knit with an 8 row repeat reversible ribbed cable. Designed by Shannon Dunbabin.
- Get the free knitting pattern
- See the Ravelry page
- Get the recommended Cascade Yarns ® Llamerino yarn at Amazon
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Woven Cable Headband
Easy headband knit flat with braided cable. Aran weight yarn. Designed by Priscillia Uloho. Pictured projects by designer and AmandaLL. Available in English, French, German, Italian
Cabled Edge Blanket
Garter stitch blanket with woven basketweave cable border. The cables are ribbed so it looks like the blanket is reversible. Sizes Small - 55 x 80cm, Large - 85 x 100cm. DK weight yarn. Designed by Bendigo Woollen Mills.
More Free Patterns
Texture And Fringe Pillow
Cushion knit with 2 different woven-look stitches including a 4 row Basketweave Cable and 2 row Linen Stitch and finished with fringe for a playful touch. Size Approx 20" [51 cm] square. Aran weight yarn. Designed by Yarnspirations Design Studio for Caron.
2 ways to get the pattern
- Get the free WEB VERSION knitting pattern at Joann
- Get the free PDF VERSION knitting pattern at Yarnspirations
- Get the recommended Caron® One Pound yarn at Joann (46 colors)
Cable Chic Hat
This beanie uses one of my favorite stitches - an all-over woven cable in an 8-row repeat. Worsted yarn. Curvaceously Chic Hat designed by Marly Bird for Red Heart.
This bag features woven basketweave cable trim, deeply ruched body, and wrist strap. Size 10″x 5″. Designed by Cirilia Rose. DK yarn. Pictured project by lolamama
Baby cardigan sweater knit top down, with buttons down the side, a basketweave cable panel, and the choice of long or short sleeves. Sizes 0-3, 3-6, 6-12, 12-18 months. Worsted weight yarn. Designed by Taiga Hilliard. Pictured project by Germanbloke
Amy Christoffers designed relaxed pullover featuring easy basketweave cable on the front and more cables on the sleeves. Sizes Sizes XS, S, M, L, 1X, 2X, 3X
Basketweave Cable Basket
Lined Bamboozelle Basket knit with one of my favorite stitches, basketweave cable stitch worked flat and shaped by changing needle sizes. Width at top: 4 inches, Width at base: 3 inches, Height: 3 inches. Designed by Wendy Wonnacott. Pictured projects by the designer, essjay, and qdgirl. Takes about half a skein so it’s a great stashbuster.
Wee Watson Baby Sweater
Pullover with shoulder fastening for easy dressing and the choice of long or short sleeves. The front features an easy basketweave cable. Sizes 0-3 months (3-6 months,6-12 months, 12-18 months). Worsted weight yarn. Designed by Taiga Hilliard Designs.
Woven Cable Tunic Dress
This design by Emma Middleton was a finalist in the Rowan Design Awards 2013. Textured body section, stocking stitch skirt and deep rib edgings, this dress is sized 32-34, 36-38, 40-42, 44-46, 48-50 inches.
Patterns for Purchase
Little Miss Ella's Sweater and Hat
Pullover baby or child sweater with buttoned collar and trimmed braided basket cable stitch. There is a matching slouch hat pattern. Sweater sizes Newborn, 3 mths, 6 mths, 12 mths, 18 mths, 2T, 4, 6, 8, 10. Hat sizes Newborn - Adult large. Aran weight yarn. Designed by Lara Simonson
Song of Love Hat
This richly textured slouchy hat features a simple basketweave cable brim. Sizes included for 6 years to adult.
Dreamy Weave Cardigan
Written pattern for a beautiful basketweave cable cardigan with cable edge. Oversized, relaxed fit. Sizes Body circumference: 42 in (S) - 49 in (M) - 53 in (L) Designed by KatrinesDesigns.
Woven Cable Clutch Bag
Easy cabled bag with knitted handle. Creates a small bag sized approx W20cm x H14cm plus Handle. DK yarn. Designed by Kezylou
Cabled Edge Cardigan
Long-sleeved cardigan sweater knit flat with a woven cable front edge and sleeve edges. Worked flat. Sizes S, M, L, XL, 2X, 3X. Designed by Andi Javori. One of the patterns in Knit Cardigans - 12 Luxurious Sweaters will Become Everyday Favorites. Available in ebook or paperback.
Purse knit with criss cross easy cable to create an all over texture. Finished bag in the photos is21cm wide- 16cm tall- 8cm deep. Designed by KNITSAFARI. DK weight yarn.