Product description

The Proof Hat is a traditional beanie with graphic modern texture. The tubular double-ribbed brim flows into a motif of crisscrossing forked ribs. Channels of cartridge rib add a second layer of deep texture to create a striking unisex cap. Pair this satisfying knit with the Proof Scarf for a matched set or work up a bevy of hats to try out all the shades of Arbor that speak to you.

Designer: Jared Flood

Collection: Winter 2017

 

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Proof Hat

Cabled Beanie

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Skill Level 3 of 5
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  • Product description

    The Proof Hat is a traditional beanie with graphic modern texture. The tubular double-ribbed brim flows into a motif of crisscrossing forked ribs. Channels of cartridge rib add a second layer of deep texture to create a striking unisex cap. Pair this satisfying knit with the Proof Scarf for a matched set or work up a bevy of hats to try out all the shades of Arbor that speak to you.

    Designer: Jared Flood

    Collection: Winter 2017

     

  • Pattern materials

    YARDAGE

    • 175 total yards of DK weight wool yarn


    YARN

    • 2 skeins Brooklyn Tweed Arbor (100% American Targhee wool; 145 yards/50 grams)
    • Photographed in color Heron


    Please note: the stitch patterns in this garment are charted only.
  • Pattern specs

    GAUGE

    • 32 stitches & 32 rounds = 4″ in Proof Chart pattern with Size A needle(s), unstretched after blocking


    NEEDLES

    Size A (for Main Fabric)

    • One 16″ circular needle and one set of double-pointed needles (DPNs)* in size needed to obtain gauge listed
    • Suggested Size: 4½ mm (US 7)


    Size B (for Ribbing)

    • One 16″ circular needle, two sizes smaller than Size A
    • Suggested Size: 3¾ mm (US 5)


    Size C (optional; for Tubular Cast On only)

    • One 16″ circular needle, one size smaller than Size B
    • Suggested Size: 3½ mm (US 4)


    Note: If you have adjusted the needle size to obtain the correct gauge, it may or may not be necessary to make a matching adjustment to the needle size used for Tubular Cast On, due to variances in individual work. You may wish to test your chosen cast-on method on your swatch.


    *32″ circular needle can be used instead of 16″ circular and DPNs if using the Magic Loop method for working small circumferences in the round.


    FINISHED DIMENSIONS

    • 20″ [51 cm] circumference unstretched; 8½” [21.5 cm] length
    • To fit average adult head sizes of 19–24″ circumference


  • Techniques

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

    • 2×2 Tubular Cast On (Circular Knitting; multiple of 4 stitches)


  • Pattern Updates

    6 December 2016: Version 1.1

    In Special Techniques on page 9, Round 2 of the Tubular Cast on for 2×2 Ribbing has been changed to:

    Round 2 (Tubular Purl Round): Slip 2 purlwise with yarn in back, *purl 1, slip 1 purlwise with yarn in back; repeat from * to last stitch, purl 1.

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