Product description

“Gentian is a cozy, sculpturally cabled hat whose inspiration came from mountain peaks. It is perfect not only for hiking or skiing through the mountains, but also for autumn walks through an urban landscape.” – Irina Dmitrieva

Designer: Irina Dmitrieva

Collection: Wool People 6

 

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Gentian

Cable & Garter Beanie

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  • Product description

    “Gentian is a cozy, sculpturally cabled hat whose inspiration came from mountain peaks. It is perfect not only for hiking or skiing through the mountains, but also for autumn walks through an urban landscape.” – Irina Dmitrieva

    Designer: Irina Dmitrieva

    Collection: Wool People 6

     

  • Pattern materials

    YARDAGE

    • 160 yards of worsted weight wool yarn


    YARN

    • 2 skeins of Brooklyn Tweed Shelter (100% American Targhee-Columbia wool; 140 yards/50g)
    • Photographed in color Almanac


  • Pattern specs

    GAUGE

    • 25 stitches & 27 rounds = 4″ in Cable Pattern with Size A needle(s), after blocking
    • 22-stitch panel from Cable Pattern Chart measures 3½” wide, with Size A needle(s), after blocking


    NEEDLES

    Size A (for Main Fabric):

    • One 16″ circular needle and a set of double-pointed needles (DPNs) in size needed to obtain gauge listed
    • Suggested Size: 5 mm (US 8)


    Size B (for Ribbing):

    • One 16″ circular needle, two sizes smaller than Size A needle(s)
    • Suggested Size: 4 mm (US 6)


    FINISHED DIMENSIONS

    • 18″ circumference at brim; 21″ circumference at main body of hat; 9″ height
    • To comfortably fit average adult head sizes of 21-24″


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