Cable Hat

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Cable Hat

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Warm, stylish hat with wide cables. Shown in Bernat Roving.

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Single Size
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The materials for this project cost $17.32

Step 1:

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Size:

  • Single Size
To fit average lady.


Step 2:

Click each color to change it or go with the colors recommended by the designer

Main Color (MC)

Roving | Plum, 00071Edit Color
$5.29

Single Point Aluminum Knitting Needles 14"

Size 9/5.5mm
$4.35

Single Point Plastic Knitting Needles 14"

Size 10.5/6.5mm
$4.69

Plastic Straight Cable Needles

3/Pkg
$2.99
The materials for this project cost $17.32

Abbreviations

C8F = Slip next 4 stitches onto cable needle and leave at front of work. K4, then K4 from cable needle.

C8B = Slip next 4 stitches onto cable needle and leave at back of work. K4, then K4 from cable needle.

k2tog = Knit next 2 stitches together.

M1 = Make 1 stitch by picking up horizontal loop lying before next stitch and knitting into back of loop.

P2tog = purl two stitches together

rep = repeat

st(s) = stitch(es)

WS = wrong side

Details & Instructions

MEASUREMENTS

To fit average lady.

MATERIALS

Cable Hat
Roving (100 g/3.5 oz;109 m/120 yds)
Main Color (MC) Plum (00071) 1
Sizes 5.5 mm (U.S. 9) and 6.5 mm (U.S. 10½) knitting needles or size needed to obtain gauge. Cable needle.

GAUGE

12 sts and 16 rows = 4 ins [10 cm] with larger needles in stocking st.

INSTRUCTIONS

With smaller needles, cast on 63 sts.
Work 1½ ins [4 cm] in (K1. P1) ribbing, ending with a WS row.
Next row: (Inc row). K3. *M1. K2. M1. K3. Rep from * to end of row. 87 sts.
Change to larger needles and purl 1 row.
1st row: (RS). K1. *P1. Slip next 4 sts onto a cable needle and leave at front of work. K4, then K4 from cable needle – C8F made. Slip next 4 sts onto a cable needle and leave at back of work. K4, then K4 from cable needle – C8B made. Rep from * to last st. K1.
2nd row: P1. (P16. K1) 5 times. P1.
3rd row: K1. (P1. K16) 5 times. K1.
4th to 9th rows: As 2nd and 3rd rows 3 times more.
10th row: P1. (P15. P2tog) 5 times. P1. 82 sts.
11th row: K5. (C8F. C8B) 4 times. C8F. K5.
12th and alt rows: Purl.
13th, 15th, 17th and 19th rows: Knit.
21st row: K1. (C8F. C8B) 5 times. K1.
Work 3 rows in stocking st.
Shape top: 1st row: (RS). (K3. K2tog) 16 times. K2. 66 sts.
2nd and alt rows: Purl.
3rd row: (K2. K2tog) 16 times. K2. 50 sts.
5th row: (K1. K2tog) 16 times. K2. 34 sts.
7th row: (K2tog) 17 times. 17 sts. Break yarn, leaving a long end, draw through all sts tightly. Fasten securely. Sew back seam.