Flop Top Cable Cap by Lisa McFetridge
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Flop Top Cable Cap

December 2012
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
17 stitches = 4 inches
in folded cable
US 8 - 5.0 mm
200 - 218 yards (183 - 199 m)
small adult (19"), large adult (21") finished circumference
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Quick to knit with a “Ponytail Tassel”, floppy and warm. Use a soft, heavy worsted yarn with subtle color variations for a rich finished fabric.

Two sizes, the smaller size for kids and small adults, the larger for bigger heads.

1 pair US Size 8 - 24 inch circular needles (or size needed to obtain gauge)
1 darning needle,
1 cable needle
1 skein of Malabrigo Rios OR Manos del Uruguay Maxima OR
2 skein of Manos del Uruguay Wool Classica in color of your choice OR
(or (200, 210) yds of any heavy worsted weight yarn with a gauge of 4 - 4.5 sts per in.)

Hat Gauge:
17 sts = 4 inches in cable pattern when slightly stretched.

Finished Circumference = (19, 21) inches