Brigitte
Brigitte
Brigitte
Brigitte
Brigitte

Brigitte

Cabled Bonnet

by Carrie Bostick Hoge

MATERIALS

180 yards of worsted weight wool yarn
2 skeins of Brooklyn Tweed Shelter (100% American Targhee-Columbia wool; 140 yards/50g)
Photographed in color Soot

GAUGE

19 stitches & 36 rows = 4" in garter stitch with Size A needle(s), after blocking (Bonnet Body)
20 stitches & 40 rows = 4" in garter stitch with Size B needle(s), after blocking (Straps)
42-stitch panel from Chart measures 7" wide after blocking

NEEDLES

Size A (for Bonnet):
One 16" circular needle in size needed to obtain gauge listed for Bonnet Body
Suggested Size: 4˝ mm (US 7)

Size B (for Straps and Edging):
One each 16" and 24" circular needles one size smaller than Size A needle
Suggested Size: 4 mm (US 6)

FINISHED DIMENSIONS

16" width at Brim; 13˝" Strap length; 8˝" depth
To fit average woman’s head size of 20-22"

SKILL LEVEL

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