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Chunky Cable Hat

by Julie Hoover

MATERIALS

Approximately 350 yards of worsted weight wool yarn (held double for ribbing; held quadruple for main fabric)

3 skeins of Brooklyn Tweed Shelter (100% American Targhee-Columbia wool; 140 yards/50g)

Photographed in colors Almanac and Hayloft

GAUGE

10 stitches & 15 rounds = 4" in stockinette stitch with Size A needle(s) and yarn held quadruple, after blocking
14 stitches & 21 rounds = 4" in 2x2 Ribbing with Size B needle and yarn held double, fabric slightly stretched, after blocking
6-stitch Cable Panel from Chart measures 2" at widest point

NEEDLES

Size A (for Main Fabric):
One 16" circular needle and one set of DPNs in size needed to obtain gauge
Suggested Size: 9 mm (US 13)
If using the Magic Loop Method for working Hat in the round, one Size A 32" circular needle can be used; and the 16" circular needle and the DPNs omitted

Size B (for Ribbing):
One 16" circular needle four sizes smaller than Size A
Suggested Size: 6 mm (US 10)

Size C (for Ribbing):
One 16" circular needle one size larger than Size B
Suggested Size: 6 mm (US 10)

Size D (for Turning Round Only):
One 16" circular needle one size smaller than Size B
Suggested Size: 5 mm (US 9)

Size E (For Joining Hem only):
One 16" circular needle two sizes larger than Size B
Suggested Size: 8 mm (US 11)

Finished Dimensions

19" Brim circumference; 20" Hat circumference; 8" length
To comfortably fit average adult head sizes of 20-22

SKILL LEVEL

2 of 5

Pattern instructions are charted



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