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His Cableknit Pullover

Crafting Time:
  • Varies
Skill Level:
  • Intermediate
Project Courtesy of: Bernat
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Description
SUPPLIES & TOOLS:
  • 6 (7, 8, 8, 9, 9) skeins Bernat® Softee Chunky Yarn, Natural
  • Knitting needles, sizes 8 & 10 or size to obtain gauge
  • Cable needle
  • 4 stitch holders
  • 7 buttons
    GAUGE: 15 sts and 20 rows = 4" in stocking st with larger needles.

DIRECTIONS: Pattern is written for smallest size with changes for larger sizes in parentheses. When only one number is given, it applies to all sizes. Circle numbers pertaining to size before beginning. Finished bust: XS/S 37"(M 40", L 44", XL 48", 2XL/3XL 54",4XL/5XL 60")

CABLE PANEL A:
Row 1: (RS) P6. T3F. P6.
Row 2: K6. P1tbl. K1. P1tbl. K6.
Row 3: P5. T2B. K1. T2F. P5.
Row 4: K5. P1tbl. K1. P1. K1. P1tbl. K5.
Row 5: P4. T2B. K1. P1. K1. T2F. P4.
Row 6: K4. P1tbl. (K1. P1) twice. K1. P1tbl. K4.
Row 7: P3. T2B. (K1. P1) twice. K1. T2F. P3.
Row 8: K3. P1tbl. (K1. P1) 3 times. K1. P1tbl. K3.
Row 9: P2. T2B. (K1. P1) 3 times. K1. T2F. P2.
Row 10: K2. P1tbl. (K1. P1) 4 times. K1. P1tbl. K2.
Row 11: P1. T2B. (K1. P1) 4 times. K1. T2F. P1.
Row 12: K1. P1tbl. (K1. P1) 5 times. K1. P1tbl. K1.
Row 13: P1. T2F. (P1. K1) 4 times. P1. T2B. P1.
Row 14: K2. P1tbl. (K1. P1) 4 times. K1. P1tbl. K2.
Row 15: P2. T2F. (P1. K1) 3 times. P1. T2B. P2.
Row 16: K3. P1tbl. (K1. P1) 3 times. K1. P1tbl. K3.
Row 17: P3. T2F. (P1. K1) twice. P1. T2B. P3.
Row 18: K4. P1tbl. (K1. P1) twice. K1. P1tbl. K4.
Row 19: P4. T2F. P1. K1. P1. T2B. P4.
Row 20: K5. P1tbl. K1. P1. K1. P1tbl. K5.
Row 21: P5. T2F. P1. T2B. P5.
Row 22: K6. P1tbl. K1. P1tbl. K6.

CABLE PANEL B: Worked over 13 sts.
Row 1: (RS) P2. Cr4F. K1. Cr4B. P2.
Row 2: K2. P9. K2.
Row 3: P2. K9. P2.
Row 4: K2. P9. K2.

CABLE PANEL C: Worked over 6 sts.
Row 1: (RS) P1. K4. P1.
Row 2: (RS) P1. K4. P1.
Row 3: P1. C4B. P1.
Row 4: (RS) P1. K4. P1.
Rows 5 & 6: (RS). P1. K4. P1. (RS) P1. K4. P1.

BACK: **With smaller needles, cast on 73 (77, 85, 93, 105, 117) sts.
Row 1: (RS) *P1. K1tbl. Rep from * to last st. P1.
Row 2: *K1. P1tbl. Rep from * to last st. K1.** Rep last 2 rows Twisted Ribbing Pat for 4",
ending on a Row 2 and inc 3 sts evenly across last row. 76 (80, 88, 96, 108, 120) sts.

BOX ST PATTERN: Change to larger needles and proceed in pat as follows:
Row 1: (RS) *K2. P2. Rep from * to end of row.
Row 2: *K2. P2. Rep from * to end of row.
Row 3: *P2. K2. Rep from * to end of row.
Row 4: *P2. K2. Rep from * to end of row.
Cont in Box St Pat until work from beg measures 17" (17", 161⁄2", 161⁄2", 16", 16") ending with a WS row.
Shape raglans: Keeping cont of pat, cast off 2 sts beg next 2 rows. 72 (76, 84, 92, 104, 116) sts rem.

Size 4XL/5XL only:
Row 1: (RS). K2. ssk. Pat to last 4 sts. K2tog. K2.
Row 2: P2. P2tog. Pat to last 4 sts. P2togtbl. P2.
Rep last 2 rows 9 times more, then Row 1 once. 74 sts rem.
Next row: (WS) P3. Pat to last 3 sts. P3.

All sizes:
Row 1: K2. ssk. Pat to last 4 sts. K2tog. K2.
Row 2: P2. P2tog. Pat to last 4 sts. P2togtbl. P2.
Row 3: K2. ssk. Pat to last 4 sts. K2tog. K2.
Row 4: P3. Pat to last 3 sts. P3.
Rep last 4 rows 0 (2, 3, 7, 11, 6) times more. 66 (58, 50, 44, 32, 32) sts rem.

Sizes XS/S, M, L & XL only:
Row 1: K2. ssk. Pat to last 4 sts. K2tog. K2.
Row 2: P3. Pat to last 3 sts. P3.
Rep last 2 rows 18 (14, 14, 6) times more.
All sizes: Leave rem 28 (28, 30, 30, 32, 32) sts on a st holder.

FRONT: Work from ** to ** as given for Back. Rep last 2 rows Twisted Ribbing Pat for 4", ending on a Row 2 & inc 8 sts evenly across last row. 81 (85, 93, 101, 113, 125) sts. Change to larger needles & proceed in pat as follows:
Row 1: (RS) P0 (2, 2, 2, 0, 2). (K2. P2) 1 (1, 2, 3, 5, 6) time(s). Work Row 1 Cable Panel C. P2. K2. P4. K1tbl. Work Row 1 Cable Panel B. K1tbl. Work Row 1Cable Panel A. K1tbl. Work Row 1 Cable Panel B. K1tbl. P4. K2. P2. Work Row 1 Cable Panel C. (P2. K2) 1 (1, 2, 3, 5, 6) time(s). P0 (2, 2, 2, 0, 2).
Row 2: K0 (2, 2, 2, 0, 2). (P2. K2) 1 (1, 2, 3, 5, 6) time(s). Work Row 2 Cable Panel C. K2. P2. K4. P1tbl. Work Row 2 Cable Panel B. P1tbl. Work Row 2 Cable Panel A. P1tbl. Work Row 2 Cable Panel B. P1tbl. K4. P2. K2. Work Row 2 Cable Panel C. (K2. P2) 1 (1, 2, 3, 5, 6) time(s). K0 (2, 2, 2, 0, 2).
Row 3: K0 (2, 2, 2, 0, 2). (P2. K2) 1 (1, 2, 3, 5, 6) time(s). Work Row 3 Cable Panel C. (K2. P2) twice. K1tbl. Work Row 3 Cable Panel B. K1tbl. Work Row 3 Cable Panel A. K1tbl. Work Row 3 Cable Panel B across next 13 sts. K1tbl. (P2. K2) twice. WorkRow 3 Cable Panel C. (K2. P2) 1 (1, 2, 3, 5, 6) time(s). K0 (2, 2, 2, 0, 2).
Row 4: P0 (2, 2, 2, 0, 2). (K2. P2) 1 (1, 2, 3, 5, 6) time(s). Work Row 4 Cable Panel C. (P2. K2) twice. P1tbl. Work Row 4 Cable Panel B. P1tbl. Work Row 4 Cable Panel A. P1tbl. Work Row 4 Cable Panel B. P1tbl. (K2. P2) twice. Work Row 4 Cable Panel C. (P2. K2) 1 (1, 2, 3, 5, 6) time(s). P0 (2, 2, 2, 0, 2). Last 4 rows form Box St Pat at sides. Cable Panel Pats A, B and C are now in position. Cont even in pat until work from beg measures same length as Back to beg of raglan shaping, ending with a WS row.
SHAPE RAGLANS: Keeping cont of pat, cast off 2 sts beg next 2 rows. 77 (81, 89, 97, 109, 121) sts rem.

Sizes 2XL/3XL and 4XL/5XL only:
Row 1: (RS). K2. ssk. Pat to last 4 sts. K2tog. K2.
Row 2: P2. P2tog. Pat to last 4 sts. P2togtbl. P2. Rep last 2 rows (2, 11) times more, then Row 1 once. (95, 71) sts rem.
Next row: (WS) P3. Pat to last 3 sts. P3.

All sizes: Row 1: K2. ssk. Pat to last 4 sts. K2tog. K2.
Row 2: P2. P2tog. Pat to last 4 sts. P2togtbl. P2.
Row 3: K2. ssk. Pat to last 4 sts. K2tog. K2.
Row 4: P3. Pat to last 3 sts. P3.
Rep last 4 rows 1 (3, 4, 8, 6, 2) time(s) more. 65 (57, 59, 43, 53, 53) sts rem.

Sizes XS/S, M & L only: Row 1: K2. ssk. Pat to last 4 sts. K2tog. K2.
Row 2: P3. Pat to last 3 sts. P3.
Rep last 2 rows 11 (7, 7) times more. 41 (41, 43) sts rem.
Next row: P2.
Next row: K2tog. Fasten off.

Sizes 2XL/3XL and 4XL/5XL only:
Shape neck:
Row 1: (RS) K2. ssk. Pat across next 12 sts (neck edge). Turn. Leave rem sts on a st holder.
Row 2: P2tog. Pat to last 4 sts. P2togtbl. P2.
Row 3: K2. ssk. Pat to last 2 sts. K2tog.
Row 4: P2tog. Pat to last 3 sts. P3.
Row 5: K2. ssk. Pat to last 2 sts. K2tog.
Row 6: P2tog. Pat to last 4 sts. P2togtbl. P2.
Row 7: K2. ssk. Pat to end of row.
Row 8: Pat to last 3 sts. P3.
Row 9: K2. ssk. Pat to end of row. 4 sts rem.
Row 10: P2togtbl. P2.
Row 11: K1. ssk.
Row 12: P2.
Row 13: ssk. Fasten off.

With RS facing, slip center 21 sts onto a st holder. Join yarn to rem sts.
Row 1: Pat to last 4 sts. K2tog. K2.
Row 2: P2. P2tog. Pat to last 2 sts. P2togtbl.
Row 3: ssk. Pat to last 4 sts. K2tog. K2.
Row 4: P3. Pat to last 2 sts. P2togtbl.
Row 5: ssk. Pat to last 4 sts. K2tog. K2.
Row 6: P2. P2tog. Pat to last 2 sts. P2togtbl.
Row 7: Pat to last 4 sts. K2tog. K2.
Row 8: P3. Pat to end of row.
Row 9: Pat to last 4 sts. K2tog. K2. 4 sts rem.
Row 10: P2. P2tog.
Row 11: K2tog. K1.
Row 12: P2.
Row 13: K2tog. Fasten off.

SLEEVES: With smaller needles, cast on 35 (35, 35, 37, 37, 37) sts. Work 21⁄2" in Twisted Ribbing Pat as given for Back, ending on a Row 2 & inc 2 (2, 2, 4, 4, 4) sts evenly across last row. 37 (37, 37, 41, 41, 41) sts. Change to larger needles and proceed in pat as follows:
Row 1: (RS) P0 (0, 0, 2, 2, 2). (K2. P2) twice. P2. K1tbl. Work Row 1 Cable Panel A. K1tbl. P2. (P2. K2) twice.
P0 (0, 0, 2, 2, 2).
Row 2: K0 (0, 0 2, 2, 2). (P2. K2) twice. K2. P1tbl. Work Row 2 Cable Panel A. P1tbl. K2. (K2. P2) twice.
K0 (0, 0, 2, 2, 2).
Row 3: K0 (0, 0, 2, 2, 2). (P2. K2) twice. P2. K1tbl. Work Row 3 Cable Panel A. K1tBL. P2. (K2. P2) twice.
K0 (0, 0, 2, 2, 2).
Row 4: P0 (0, 0, 2, 2, 2). (K2. P2) twice. K2. P1tbl. Work Row 4 Cable Panel A. P1tbl. K2. (P2. K2) twice.
P0 (0, 0, 2, 2, 2). Last 4 rows form Box St Pat at sides. Cable Panel A is now in position.
Cont in pat, inc 1 st each end of next row and every following Row 6 (6, 4, 6, 4, 4) until there are
59 (59, 45, 61, 47, 49) sts, taking inc sts into Box St Pat.

Sizes L, 2XL/3XL and 4XL/5XL only:
Inc 1 st each end of every following Row 6 until there are (61, 63, 65) sts, taking inc sts into Box St Pat.

All sizes: Cont even in pat until work from beg measures 18" (18", 17 1/2", 17 1/2", 17", 16 1/2"), ending with a WS row.
Shape raglans: Keeping cont of pat, cast off 2 sts beg next 2 rows. 55 (55, 57, 57, 59, 61) sts rem.

Sizes XS/S, M, L & XL only:
Row 1: (RS) K2. ssk. Pat to last 4 sts. K2tog. K2.
Row 2: P2. P2tog. Pat to last 4 sts. P2togtbl. P2.
Row 3: (RS) K2. ssk. Pat to last 4 sts. K2tog. K2.
Row 4: P3. Pat to last 3 sts. P3.
Rep last 4 rows 1 (1, 0, 0) time more. 43 (43, 51, 51) sts rem.

All sizes:
Row 1: (RS) K2. ssk. Pat to last 4 sts. K2tog. K2.
Row 2: P3. Pat to last 3 sts. P3.
Rep last 2 rows 16 (16, 20, 20, 23, 22) times more. Leave rem 9 (9, 9, 9, 11, 11) sts on a st holder. Pin all pieces to measurements. Cover with a damp cloth, leaving cloth to dry.

NECKBAND: Sew raglan seams, leaving left back raglan seam open.
With RS facing & smaller needles, K9 (9, 9 9, 11, 11) from left sleeve st holder.
Pick up & knit 11 sts down left front neck edge. K19 (19, 21, 21 21, 21) from front st holder, dec 2 sts evenly across. Pick up & knit 11 sts up right front neck edge. K9 (9, 9 9 11 11) from right sleeve st holder. K28 (28, 30, 30, 32, 32) from back st holder. 85 (85, 89 89, 95 95) sts.
Beg on a Row 2, work 6" in Twisted Ribbing Pat as given for Back. Cast off loosely in ribbing.
Sew left raglan & neckband seam. Fold neckband in half to WS & sew cast off edge loosely in position on WS. Sew side & sleeve seams.

ABBREVIATIONS & STITCHES: Alt = Alternate(ing), Beg = Beginning, cn = cable needle, Cont = Continue(ity), Dec = Decrease(ing), Inc = Increase, K = Knit, Pat = Pattern, Psso = Pass slipped stitch over, P = Purl, Rem = Remain(ing), Rep = Repeat, RS = Right side(s), Tog = Together, WS = Wrong side(s), Yo = Yarn over, St(s) = Stitch(es), K1tbl = Knit next stitch through back of loop; K2tog = Knit next 2 st tog. P1tbl = Purl next s through back of loop; P2tog = Purl next 2 st tog; P2togtbl = Purl next 2 st tog through back loops. C4B = Slip next 2 stitches onto cn and leave at back of work. K2, then K2 from cn. Cr4F = Slip next stitch onto cn and leave at front of work. K3, then K1 from cn. Cr4B = Slip next 3 stitches onto cn and leave at back of work. K1, then K3 from cn. Ssk = Slip next 2 st knitwise, 1 at a time. Pass them back onto left-hand needle, then k through back loops tog. T2F = Slip next st onto cn & leave at front of work. P1, then K1tbl from cn. T2B = Slip next st onto cn & leave at back of work. K1tbl, then P1 from cn. T3F = Slip next s onto cn & leave at front of work. K1tbl, P1, then K1tbl from cn.

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