Above the Clouds by Andrea Rangel

Above the Clouds

November 2015
Super Bulky (5-6 wpi) ?
15 stitches and 14 rows = 4 inches
in Cable Pattern
US 11 - 8.0 mm
US 15 - 10.0 mm
120 - 145 yards (110 - 133 m)
19.25 (21.5, 23.5) in/ 49 (54.5, 60) cm
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A fun hat with big personality, Above The Clouds is finished with a flat seam at the top to form playful kitten ears. It knits up quick, making it perfect for gift knitting! The basketweave cable pattern is easy to memorize, and creates a pillowy, cloud-like fabric that will keep your human ears nice and toasty. The finished hat beautifully showcases variegated yarns – or, knit it all in black for the teen goth in your life.

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Sizes and Finished Measurements
Head Circumference: 19.25 (21.5, 23.5) in/ 49 (54.5, 60) cm

Hat is intended to be worn with about +1 in/2.5 cm of ease due to the thickness of the fabric.

120 (130, 145) yd/110 (118, 132) m super bulky weight yarn

Shown in Spincycle Yarns Knit Fast, Die Young (100% Wool; 100 yd/91 m per 127g skein) Color: Paper Planes; 2 skeins

Blocked Gauge
Gauge measurement should be taken after blocking.
15 sts/14 rnds = 4 in/10 cm in Cable Pattern with larger needles

Needles & Notions
Needle sizes are recommendations only; always use needle size necessary to achieve given gauge.
Needle A: US #11/8 mm 16 in/40 cm circular needle
Needle B: US #15/10 mm 16 in/40 cm circular needle
Needle C: second US #15/10 mm needle of any kind (dpn, circular, or fixed) for three-needle bind-off

cable needle, stitch marker, tapestry needle

working in the round, cabling, 3-needle bind-off