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Angora Baby Hat
September 2015
September 2015
Project info
Angora Baby Hat
Baby Tassels Hat by Susie F Handmade
3-6 mth (approx)
Needles & yarn
US 6 - 4.0 mm
Yarn Creations Handspun Angora
480 yards in stash
1 skein = 120.0 yards (109.7 meters), 15 grams
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A cable and pom-poms variation on this little hat for my daughter. I used the angora held double, to approximate a Dk weight and cast on 64 stitches, knitting in the round.

The result is lovely and soft, like a fluffy cloud, but not too sneezy.

The ribbing is P2, K2 and the cable pattern is a very simple 6-row repeat of:
Row 1: P2, K6 repeat to end
Rows 2-5: repeat Row 1
Row 6: P2, C6F repeat to end

You could easily upsize the hat by casting on additional stitches in multiples of 8 and knitting until it is as tall as you want.

Finish using 3-needle bind off and add pom poms.

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Light Fingering
Nylon, Wool, Angora
120 yards / 15 grams
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  • Project created: September 28, 2015
  • Finished: September 28, 2015
  • Updated: September 29, 2015