Cables for Dana Throw

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Please login to your account, go to My Account/Downloads, scroll down to the end and you will find CABLES FOR DANA throw pattern. Please do this before your subscription cut-off date or before you deactivate your subscription. Bear in mind the web site closes on 31 May 2022. 

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The Cables for Dana pattern is intended to be made with Pure Cotton Super Soft Chunky yarn by ColourSpun (kits available here). It is heavy (!) when finished but, because its cotton, it is not too warm to use. It is very comfortable and ideal as a bed-end throw. I have provided instructions for King, Queen, Double and Single bed sizes.

The ribbed border for these throws is worked at the same time as the main body of the throws. This gives a very professional edge to the throw.

Cables may look intimidating, but they are not all that difficult to do. The pattern is worked over a repeat of 6 rows. Once the pattern is established in the 1st repeat, it becomes quite easy to keep track of the pattern and the stitch counts. There are no video tutorials for this pattern as its very easy. 

It takes a bit of practice using a super big hook. Don’t overdo it as you will end up with sore hands. The stitches are oversized and relaxed to give a lovely soft drape. I love mine! Work with relaxed hands, we don’t want tight stitches for this project.

Note: I have had a few small issues with my website. If you can’t find your subscription, please send me proof of payment and I will reinstate it. This only applies for a handful of subscriptions. Sorry for any inconvenience.


Its not too late to purchase the English Pattern Bundle that now includes the Cable for Dana Throw:

The following patterns are included in this bundle for US$18:

  1. Andrea Ruana
  2. Because I Can’t Wear a Beanie Ear Warmer (by Val Burton)
  3. Bella Building Blocks
  4. Butterfly Kisses
  5. Cables for Ingrid Throw
  6. Cables for Kim Throw
  7. Cables for Valerie Throw
  8. Cover Girl
  9. Dearly Beloved
  10. Diamond & Lace Poncho
  11. Diamond & Lace Wrap
  12. Domenica Poncho
  13. Ebb & Flow Throw
  14. Galaxy Fantasy Square
  15. I Spy a Pullover
  16. Ladies Who Lunch Placemats
  17. Lady D Pocket Shawl
  18. Lady D Poncho
  19. Lady D Vest with Hood
  20. Milky Way Square
  21. Octagon Liaison
  22. Romantic Rendezvous Throw
  23. Southern Cross Square
  24. Stevie’s Wish Upon A Star
  25. Strelitzia Square
  26. Terry Anne Throw
  27. The Blushing Bride Throw
  28. The Mystical Unicorn Throw
  29. The Neave Baby Blanket
  30. The Neave Jacket for Prem Babies
  31. The Niki Parasol
  32. The Old Wool Factory Throw
  33. The Snow-Drop Throw
  34. Winter Solstice Shawl
  35. Winter Solstice Throw
  36. Cables for Dana Throw

Purchase the Cables for Dana Pattern

Dana Biddle of Colourspun was the inspiration for this pattern.

As a special offer, the pattern (in PDF format) is available to purchase for US$4.99 from Colourspun.

Dana has also got some kits on offer. Remember that there are over 400 colors to choose from, so please contact Dana if you want a custom color.

I have had lots of kind messages of support over the last few weeks. So many of you took the time to write a special message to me. I will treasure these always. Thank you!!

As a result of your support, I have raised enough money to keep the website active until 31 May 2022. Thank you so much to everyone who rushed to buy the Last Chance Subscription and also the English Pattern Bundle. It has been a big help and will pay the website hosting services, bank charges and various other bits and pieces while I wind down.

Sending lots of love to you all.



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