Cove Hat by Jo Storie

Cove Hat

August 2011
Rowan Pure life British wool ( discontinued)
both are used in this pattern
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
13 stitches and 22 rows = 4 inches
in moss stitch
7.0 mm
360 yards (329 m)
One size - circumference: 50.5cm (20in)
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A slouchy beanie hat

“The words ‘oversized’ and ‘slouchy’ best describe this cosy beanie hat. A giant horseshoe cable wraps around the head on a
ground of textured moss stitch.”
- Jo Storie

Buy Cove Hat
Our hand knitters in Scotland have been busy knitting up a limited number of the hats for you to buy - they’ll make great Christmas presents. For more information, and to order your own Cove Hat, go to

Ability: Easy

Knitted measurements approx:
Circumference - 54cm (21¼in)
Height - 32cm (12½in)

You will need:
• one pair of straight 7mm (US 10½) needles
• a cable needle and a tapestry needle for sewing.

Skills required:
• You will need to be able to work in basic moss and cable stitches.

Yarn shade:
Steel Grey Sussex

Note the pattern is worked with a chart, with the stitches written out. However if you would prefer to have Row by Row instructions, please get in touch quoting your order number and we will send you this.
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Originally made in Romans PureLife 100% British wool, which is now discontinued. It will work beautifully in our new BareFaced yarn, however if you would like to work it in the original yarn please get in touch as. We have some stock in our studio.