C3B: (cable 3 back) slip 2 stitches to cable needle and hold in back of work, k1, k2 from cable needle
C3F: (cable 3 front) slip 1 stitch to cable needle and hold in front of work, k2, k1 from cable needle
A twisted stitch brim is worked with short rows, forming little earflaps. Columnar cables in the body of the hat give texture and crisp lines and a pom pom at the top finishes this casual cap.
Finished Measurements: 16” / 41cm unstretched. Hat is designed to stretch and fit up to a 22” / 56cm circumference head. Work with a worsted weight yarn for a bigger size.
Yarn: DK weight
Yardage: 170yds / 155m (including pom pom)
Shown in: Madelinetosh Tosh DK (100% Superwash Merino; 225yds / 206m per 100g skein)
Green Version – Boxwood
Gray Version – Antique Lace
Needles: 16” US 6 / 4mm needles
1 set US 6 / 4mm DPNs
Gauge: 20 sts = 4” / 10cm in stockinette stitch