Product description

Veteran beachcombers know — a cozy woolen hat is a year-round staple when sea winds blow. Crisp cables and textured ribbing in Arbor’s springy Targhee wool or Dapple’s breezy Merino and organic cotton blend stand ready for all manner of coastal and city expeditions. Work up the doughty watchcap version for extra warmth or sport your style with a sleek beanie. For a quick sea change, turn Ely inside-out to reveal reversible columns of cabling.

Designer: Lis Smith

Collection: Water's Edge

View the Water's Edge Lookbook

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We love Water’s Edge so much that we decided to make it even easier for you to own the whole collection!

Purchase the five-pattern bundle on brooklyntweed.com and pay $8 less than the sum of the single patterns purchased separately. The designers will still receive their full commissions and you will have filled out your library with an array of classics for your seaside sojourns.


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Cabled Beanie & Watchcap

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  • Product description

    Veteran beachcombers know — a cozy woolen hat is a year-round staple when sea winds blow. Crisp cables and textured ribbing in Arbor’s springy Targhee wool or Dapple’s breezy Merino and organic cotton blend stand ready for all manner of coastal and city expeditions. Work up the doughty watchcap version for extra warmth or sport your style with a sleek beanie. For a quick sea change, turn Ely inside-out to reveal reversible columns of cabling.

    Designer: Lis Smith

    Collection: Water's Edge

    View the Water's Edge Lookbook

    Share on social #ElyHat

    Bundle & Save

    We love Water’s Edge so much that we decided to make it even easier for you to own the whole collection!

    Purchase the five-pattern bundle on brooklyntweed.com and pay $8 less than the sum of the single patterns purchased separately. The designers will still receive their full commissions and you will have filled out your library with an array of classics for your seaside sojourns.


  • Pattern materials

    YARN

    Brooklyn Tweed Arbor — 100% American Targhee Wool (145 yards/132 meters per 50 grams)

    Beanie (Watchcap)

    • 2 (2) skeins
    • Photographed in colors Spruce (Beanie) and Norway (Watchcap)


    Brooklyn Tweed Dapple — 60% American Merino Wool, 40% Organic Cotton (165 yards/151 meters per 50 grams)

    Beanie (Watchcap)

    • 2 (2) skeins
    • Photographed in color Natural (Watchcap)


    YARDAGE

    Brooklyn Tweed Arbor

    • 185 (240) yards/170 (220) meters of DK weight wool yarn


    Brooklyn Tweed Dapple

    • 190 (250) yards/174 (229) meters of DK weight wool/cotton yarn



  • Pattern specs

    CONSTRUCTION

    • Hat is worked circularly from the bottom up.
    • There are two length options for this hat: Beanie and Watchcap. 


    FINISHED DIMENSIONS

    Beanie (Watchcap)

    • 18”/45.5 cm circumference; 8 (11)”/20.5 (28) cm length
    • Note: Hat is sized to fit head sizes ranging from 20-23”/51-58.5 cm circumference. Watchcap length measured with brim unfolded.


    GAUGE

    • 32 stitches & 31 rounds = 4”/10 cm in 1x1 Ribbing with Size B needle, unstretched after blocking
    • One 35-stitch, 24-round chart repeat measures 4½ x 3”/11.5 x 7.5 cm with Size A needle, after blocking


    NEEDLES

    Size A (for Main Fabric)

    • One 16”/40 cm circular needle and one set of double-pointed needles (DPNs) in size needed to obtain gauge listed
    • Suggested Size: 3.75 mm (US 5)

    Size B (for Ribbing)

    • One 16”/40 cm circular needle, in size needed to obtain gauge listed
    • Suggested Size: 3.25 mm (US 3)


    Please note: the stitch patterns used for this accessory are charted only.
  • Techniques

    Tutorials for all special techniques listed below are included in the pattern:

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