Squirm Cabled Children's Hoodie

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Squirm Cabled Children's Hoodie Pattern


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Knitting: Squirm Cabled Children's Hoodie
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Girls, Boys



Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Judy's Magic Cast On
  • Knit
  • Purl
  • Working in the round
  • Increasing
  • Decreasing
  • Cabling
  • Casting on stitches in the middle of a row

Pattern Description:

Worked from the top of the hood down in one piece, this cleverly constructed hoodie features a motif of squirming cables that makes for happy adult knitting and happy kid wearing!

The 6-page PDF includes both written instructions and charts for each cable, as well as a size schematic.


18 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches in Stockinette

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Children's Sizes 4 (6, 8, 10)
  • Chest measurement for each size: 23in/57.5cm (25in/62.5cm, 26in/65cm, 27.5in/68.75cm)
  • Back length for each size: 16in/40cm (17.5in/43.75cm, 18in/45cm, 18.5in/46.25cm)


  • US 7/4.5 mm 24-inch circular
  • Stitch markers, 1 distinguishable to mark beg of round
  • 2 Stitch Holders
  • Cable Needle
  • Yarn needle
  • Scissors
  • Spud & Chloe Sweater (55% wool, 45% cotton; 160 yards per 100 gram skein); color: Lake (MC) and Turtle (CC); 3 (3, 4, 4) skeins MC, 1 skein CC

About Designer

About Designer

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Hi! I'm Sarah Wilson, also known as the Sexy Knitter. I started crafting at a very young age and have tried a little bit of almost everything - sewing, quilting, cross-stitch, needlepoint, embroidery, crewel, plastic canvas, weaving, knitting, crochet, beading, jewelry making...the list goes on. These days, I am a full-time knitwear designer whose work has been seen in publications like ...

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