Every winter wardrobe needs a roomy, cozy and fashionable hat!
Here is my Mikela Hat, made with aran weight yarn. On US 9 needles, it knits up wonderfully fast.
Cable pattern is both charted and written.
19”/48 cm brim circumference.
9”/23 cm height from base of ribbing to top center of crown.
Measurements taken after blocking.
Fits average adult head sizes 20-23”/51-58 cm.
17.5 sts x 22 rounds = 4’’ (10 cm) on size US9 (5.5 mm) needles in Stockinette st. after blocking.
Size US 7 (4.5 mm) and size US 9 (5.5 mm) circular (circ) needles 16’’/40 cm long, or size to obtain gauge.
One set of double pointed needles (dpns) size US 9 (5.5 mm), or size to obtain gauge.
5 markers, tapestry needle, cable needle.
Approximately 137 yds/123 m of aran weight yarn
For this sample I have used 2 skeins of Ella Rae Extrafine Heathers (100% Merino, 85 yds/78 m in 50 gr); #13 Caramel
Techniques: working in round, cable knitting, ssk, k2tog.
Pattern Style: both written and charted instructions using common knitting abbreviations. Cable/lace pattern is written and charted.