Firefall Toque by Amy Christoffers

Firefall Toque

August 2019
DK (11 wpi) ?
31 repeats = 4 inches
in patt on larger needle
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
164 yards (150 m)
16" circumference and 10¼" tall
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Keep your ears and head warm, luxurious, and gorgeous with the Firefall Toque. With just a touch of slouch, this hat features eight twisted-stitch cables that flow up from the twisted ribbing and join together beautifully at the crown.

Difficulty Intermediate

Yarn Weight 3

Finished Size 16” circumference and 10¼“ tall.

Yarn Blue Sky Fibers Eco-Cashmere (50% recycled cashmere, 50% virgin cashmere; 164 yd 150 m/ 1¾ oz 50 g): #1807 Gold Rush, 1 skein (see Notes).

Needles Sizes 4 (3.5 mm) and 6 (4 mm): 16” circular (cir). Size 6 (4 mm): set of double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Marker (m); cable needle (cn); tapestry needle.

Gauge 12-st cable panel = 2” wide; 31 rnds = 4” in patt on larger needle.

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  • This hat is worked in the round from the bottom up.
  • The sample used almost all of one skein of yarn. If you plan to add any length to the brim, or if your gauge is different from the stated gauge, please purchase additional yarn.

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