Braided Winter Cap by Katy Sue

Braided Winter Cap

Knitting
February 2017
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
4.5 stitches and 6 rows = 1 inch
US 6 - 4.0 mm
200 - 220 yards (183 - 201 m)
Women Small-Large
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If you know how to knit in the round and have the hang of a horizontal braid you can make this hat. This is a cap would be very cozy with a soft wool blend.

Gauge
4.5 stitches and 6 rows per inch, in Stockinette
Yarn
Any worsted weight yarn, pictured: Red Heart Soft
Materials
Circular Needles and DPNs: size 6 or size to meet gauge
Sizing
Women’s Small/Medium (Women’s Large)
Skills Needed
• Knit in the Round (Stockinette)
• Decreases (ssk and k2tog)
• Knit Horizontal/Lateral Braid