Cascading Leaves by Simone Van Iderstine

Cascading Leaves

March 2015
Aran (8 wpi) ?
21 stitches and 29 rows = 4 inches
in Leaf Lace Pattern
US 7 - 4.5 mm
191 yards (175 m)
About 18" (45.5 cm) in circumference at top of rib and 6½ (8¼)" (16.5 [21] cm) tall. Hat shown measures 8¼" (21 cm) tall

This brimmed cap is knitted in modular fashion, beginning with a short row pocket for the brim. The remainder of the band is cast on for working in the round, and is worked to completion so that the leaf pattern appears to cascade down from the crown. Choose from a closer fitting cap version or a fuller newsboy style hat, as shown here.