I think this cable looks like little bowed cowboy legs. Easy as pie cloth. It's a great pattern for someone just learning how to cable.
A ball Peaches and Cream yarn. Size 8 knitting needles Darning needle Cable needle
- No gauge. It's a washcloth. Walk on the wild side.
- CF - Cable front - Slip one to cable needle, hold to front, k1, k1 from cable needle
- CB - Cable back - Slip one to cable needle, hold to back, k1, k1 from cable needle
Cast-on 42 sts
K four rows
Row 1: K3 p1 *k4 p1 Repeat from * seven times k3
Rows 2 and 4: K4 *p4 k1 Repeat from * seven times k3
Row 3: K3 p1 *CF CB p1 CB CF p1 Repeat from * three times CF CB p1 k3
Repeat rows 1 - 4 ten times.
K four rows.
Bind off, weave in ends, do dishes.