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Designer: Whitney Hayward
Twisting cable stitches and raised bobbles paired with our fingering weight Shetland yarn make for a warm fall beanie, filled with texture. This hat is unisex sized, and can be knit to fit most adults.
Circumference: 19½” / 49 cm.
Height (incl. folded brim): 8¼” / 21 cm.
Harrisville Shetland (fingering weight)
100% Virgin Wool
217 yards per 50 g skein
shown in Garnet 2 skeins
or 338 yards of fingering weight yarn
US 2 [2.75 mm]: 16” circ
US 3 [3.25 mm]: 16” circ
1 set of DPNs for crown shaping
32 sts and 36 rnds = 4” / 10 cm in cable pattern on larger needles, after gently wet-blocking
Long-tail tubular cast-on
Knitting from charts
Knitting in the round