Hilton’s Edge is named after hilton lace edging, which this pattern prominently features.
It is knit from side to side, starting with a cast on of 30 stitches, increasing up the left hand side, and then decreasing back down after the insertion of the cable motif featured in the centre of the design.
The pattern is fully charted, and includes a schematic.
Yarn: Aran or heavy worsted yarn (550-575 yards)
Needles: US 7 (4.5mm)
Gauge: approx. 16 sts x 24 rows = 4 x 4″ in stockinette stitch (blocked)
Skill level: Intermediate
Techniques used: Cables, lace, increasing, decreasing
Notions: Cable needle, tapestry needle