Catkin Hat by Kate Davies Designs

Catkin Hat

by Kate Davies Designs
May 2013
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
28 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette
US 2 - 2.75 mm
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
175 yards (160 m)
one size fits average adult head, 21" to 22" circumference
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This simple, slouchy hat features a striking twisted-stitch cable panel

Knit it up over an evening as a swatch for the Catkin Sweater!

Baa Ram Ewe ‘Titus’ (50% grey Wensleydale; 20% Bluefaced Leicester; 30% UK Alpaca) 350 yards / 320 metres per 100g skein. For one hat, less than half a skein / 175 yards are required.

2.5mm / 40cm circ for rib
2.75 mm / 40cm circ for hat body
2.75 mm dpns or longer (80-100cm) circular needle for working crown top.
2 stitch markers

You can purchase this pattern separately , or buy it together with the accompanying sweater in the Catkin e-book.