Cabled Cap by Woolly Wormhead
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Cabled Cap

August 2006
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
20 stitches = 4 inches
in unblocked Reverse Stocking Stitch
US 7 - 4.5 mm
147 - 222 yards (134 - 203 m)
20, 21, 22, 23, 25 in/ 50.75, 53.25, 55.75, 58.5, 63.5 cm

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This cap is a quick knit and ideal for beginning knitters who wish to complete a stylish Hat whilst learning about cables and different increase and decrease methods at the same time.

This tam is knit top-down and in the round, and is provided in 5 sizes.

147 (157, 164, 185, 196) yd/134 (144, 151, 170, 180) m
26yd/24m for a 6x6in/15x15cm swatch in St.St.
Aran weight, single ply yarn.

Needles & Notions
Set 4.5mm/UK7/US7 DPNs/Circular or size needed to obtain gauge
Stitch marker as necessary
Cable needle
Tapestry needle

Sample details
Shown in Crystal Palace Fjord Solid (91yd/83m per 50g; 100% Wool)
Shown in size 23in/58.5cm on model with 22in/56cm circumference head

18 sts x 26 rows to 4in/10cm on 4.5mm needles over St.St.

Alternative yarns
Malabrigo Merino Worsted (216yd/198m per 100g; 100% Merino)
Zitron Nimbus Aran (109yd/100m per 50g; 100% Organic Merino)
Rowan Creative Focus Worsted (220yd/201m per 100g; 75% Wool, 25% Alpaca)

To fit sizes: 20 (21, 22, 23, 25) in/ 50.75 (53.25, 55.75, 58.5, 63.5) cm
Finished size: 17.75 (18.75, 20, 21, 22.25) in/ 45.25 (47.5, 50.75, 53.25, 56.5) cm

Skills required
Knit & purl sts, knitting in the round, increases & decreases, cables, I-cords

Pattern contents
Written instructions; illustrated tutorials for Cabling without a needle & I-cords

Do you need help with this pattern? We have a specific discussion thread in the Wormhead’s Hats group where you can ask any questions.

Published August 2006
PDF file size: 3.2MB
Product code: WW023KCabledCap
Technical editor: Tana Pageler