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Cable 'Seam' Footless Thigh-High Legging

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Cable 'Seam' Footless Thigh-High Legging
Cable 'Seam' Footless Thigh-High Legging
Cable 'Seam' Footless Thigh-High Legging
Cable 'Seam' Footless Thigh-High Legging
Cable 'Seam' Footless Thigh-High Legging
Cable 'Seam' Footless Thigh-High Legging

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit in the round,
  • basic cabling
  • basic ribbing

Pattern Description:

I design LEFT HANDED patterns. This is my left handed version of some leggings I like with much improved fitting over the usual designs, and the cable detail added. I wanted something I could wear under jeans in the winter for biking or with a short skirt for fun....

The pair pictured here features an alternative top edge which I created using YOs to make garter clip eyelets and a scalloped edge, while the PATTERN AS WRITTEN FEATURES A STANDARD 1X RIB TOP EDGE..

Gauge:

Stockinette st, 4"x4"=32 rows x 20 sts

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Finished Length:26"
  • Top Edge Circ.: 17"

Materials:

  • 2 skeins of 100g/235m wool
  • us size 6 dpn's, set of 5 8" length
  • cable needle to match if desired
  • darning needle or size F crochet hook for finishing


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Women, Tall
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I have been teaching knitting for about 15 years and as a left handed knitter, love to create unique patterns written for us southpaws! And while these patterns are written from a left handed ...

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