Chevron & Cable Slouchy Hat & Neckwarmer: Hat by Gail Tanquary

Chevron & Cable Slouchy Hat & Neckwarmer: Hat

August 2011
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
20 stitches = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 9 - 5.5 mm
US 5 - 3.75 mm
220 yards (201 m)
Adult Woman Medium
This pattern is available for free.

With this matching hat and collar, you will look like you just stepped out from the Irish countryside. The flared collar features the same 6-stitch cable, picot bottom edging, chevron eyelet design and top ribbing. Both pieces are worked in the round. (Crystal Palace Yarns)

Level: Intermediate (knowledge of basic cables, increasing and decreasing and eyelets recommended)

Hat Materials:
2-50 g balls Crystal Palace Merino 5 #5212 “lichen”
16” Circular Needles: Size 5 and 9
Double-Pointed Needles: Size 9
Stitch marker
Yarn needle

Hat is worked in the round. Begin with circular needles; switch to dpns for crown decreases.

Note: If you make both the hat and neckwarmer you will only need three 50 g balls of Crystal Palace Merino 5. Hat will not use all of two balls.