cable stitch

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cable stitch

n.
A stitch in knitting that produces a twisted, ropelike design.

cable stitch

n
(Knitting & Sewing)
a. a pattern or series of knitting stitches producing a design like a twisted rope
b. (as modifier): a cable-stitch sweater.

ca′ble stitch`



n.
1. a series of knitting stitches to produce a cable pattern.
2. the pattern so produced.
[1885–90]
ca′ble-stitch`, v.i., v.t.
Translations

cable stitch

npunto treccia
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Each chapter of "Heirloom Knitting Skills" is organized around a different stitch type, such as textured stitches, twisted stitches, raised stitches, cable stitches, lace stitches, and colorwork.