Knitty Fingers at the Ready! – Cables
November 11, 2009 § Leave a comment
I’m obsessed with cables. Once you have the basics of knitting down, cables are just a slight modification. They allow for a 3-D over-under texture that knit-purl patterns lack. I think they make a fabric appear plush and inviting.
Here are a few examples (mostly from etsy).
- Of course, the classic winter-white winter hat:
- And finally, a hooded sweater from Delia’s:
I have so many ideas for projects involving cables, but I really need to sit tight for a little while longer first. *sigh*