Blizzard Hat & Scarf by Paulina Popiolek

Blizzard Hat & Scarf

March 2015
Aran (8 wpi) ?
23 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in Cable Pattern on larger needles
US 8 - 5.0 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
764 yards (699 m)
Hat: About 17" (43 cm) in circumference and 8½" (21.5 cm) tall. Hat will stretch to fi t 23" (58.5 cm) circumference. Scarf: About 7¼" (18.5 cm) wide and 74" (188 cm) long

Dense cables add insulating texture to this hat and scarf set. Panels of braided cables interspaced with two-stitch twists give both pieces a classic look that is both warm and stylish. Not only is this set lovely to look at, but it’s also interesting and fun to knit. The soft merino is sure to make you cozy and keep you warm, no matter how low the temperature drops.