Pattern - Hat - Celtic Cable Hat in Bulky - 2102
This Pattern is written for the SW Merino - BULKY yarn and Organic Merino ARAN, and our Special Wool & Cashmere (Worsted Weight).
But you can use any BULKY or ARAN or Worsted Weight yarns as long as you get the gauge.
HAT SIZE: 21-22” around head & 15-16” bottom edge over crown of head to bottom edge.
NOTE: You can change hat size: by either using larger or smaller needles. Cable section is worked first and then joined via Kitchener stitch.
You pick up stitches along the top edge of the cable border, which will determine the circumference of the hat.
If you want it taller add rounds before you start the decreases, shorter work less rounds.
You can make this hat into a beret style by picking up extra stitches along the top edge of the cable border.
You need: US Size 7 (4.5 mm) Single Pointed Needles, US Size 7 (4.5 mm) Circular Knitting Needles - 16" length, and US Size 7 (4.5 mm) DP Knitting Needles.
Cable Stitch Holder.
Crochet Hook for "Provisional Cast On".
Tapestry Needle for Kitchener Stitch.
2 skein of the SW Merino - BULKY. We don't have our Organic Merino ARAN posted yet. 2 skeins of our Special Wool & Cashmere.
This pattern is a digital download.
We Also Recommend
Pattern - Hat - Fisherman/Woman Hat - ARAN/MAMS or SW Merino - Bulky - 2006