Cate Cable Swatch

Master the Cate Cable Swatch to make the Cate Cable Hat and more!

Gauge: 20 sts per 4” (10cm) in garter st, after blocking.


Yarn:  Three Irish Girls Springvale DK / 8 ply, 100% Superwash Merino, 270 yds (247 m), 4oz. Colorway shown: Magnolia.

Needles: US size 5 (3.75 mm) DPNs, 2 circulars, or magic loop,

Notions: Markers, cable needle (CN), tapestry needle.


Cast on 30 sts.

Knit 3 rows.

Row 1 (RS): K6, p1, k7, p2, k7, p1, k6.

Row 2: (WS): K2, p4, k1, p2, k4, p1, k2, p1, k4, p2, k1, p4, k2.

Rows 3-6: Rep Rows 1-2 twice.

Row 7: Rep Row 1.

Row 8: K2, p4, k1, p2, k4, p4, k4, p2, k1, p4, k2.

Row 9: K6, p1, C16B, p1, k6.

Row 10: Repeat Row 8.

Rows 11-16: Rep Rows 1-2, 3 times.

Rows 17-32: Rep these 16 rows.

Rows 33-36: Knit.

Bind off.



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