This yarn is so amazing to work with, and makes beautiful cables. I just had to design a hat! Aisling (ASH-leen) is a quick, slouchy hat with beautiful cabling. A one-skein project, it’s the perfect gift for that special friend. And worked in such scrumptious yarn, it’s a treat to knit as well!
ERRATA: (added Jan. 2013) Decrease Row 2 pattern should end with p1.
Skill Level: Easy - Intermediate
Sizes: M (S, L) – A note on sizes: This hat is supposed to fit loose! Size M will fit most average-size heads.
Techniques used include: knitting in the round, cabling
Yarn: Windy Valley Muskox, Majestic Blend, 1 skein, (218 yds, 1 oz / 28.5 gm), shown in 5011 Spruce Green
Needles: US 6 / 4.0mm 16” circular and double points
Gauge: one repeat of cable pattern is 2” wide and 1 7/8” high, after blocking. Be sure to wash and block gauge swatch to ensure accurate gauge.