Cable "Seam" Footless Thigh-High Legging

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Cable "Seam" Footless Thigh-High Legging Pattern


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Knitting: Cable 'Seam' Footless Thigh-High Legging
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Women, Tall



Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

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..


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

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

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


  • 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

About Designer

About Designer

Vanessa Rae on

I have been teaching knitting for about 10 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 perspective, right handed knitters can use them too... just remember that you are knitting each row or round in the opposite direction and adjust your sts accordingly., thus a m1r becomes a m1l and so on. ...

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