This cozy hat features a casual cable panel framed by cable edging and stockinette. The hat is sized to fully cover the ears for warmth on chilly days. The hat is finished with an optional removable fur or faux fur pompom.
This pattern is suitable for most aran or heavy worsted weight yarns that can be worked to the specified gauge. This hat is particularly attractive in slightly variegated or tweedy yarns.
Size: depth = 8 inches circumference at ribbing = 19 inches ease: fits adult head with approximately 2 inches negative ease
Yarn Requirements: 120 yards (110 meters) aran or heavy worsted yarn Needles: 5.5 mm (US 9) circular and/or double point needles; cable needle Notions: optional fur or faux fur pompom Gauge: 16 stitches and 22 rounds = 4 inches in stockinette
Skills/Techniques Required: working in the round following charted stitch patterns simple cables