Cancer Comfort Cap by Universal Yarn

Cancer Comfort Cap

October 2017
DK (11 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in Reverse Stockinette
US 3 - 3.25 mm
US 4 - 3.5 mm
230 yards (210 m)
Adult Small (Medium, Large)
This pattern is available for free.

Adult Small (Medium, Large)

Head Circumference: 18¾ (20, 21¼)”
Length: 6¾”

Universal Yarn Cotton Supreme DK (100% cotton; 100g/230 yds)
• 705 Pink – 1 skein
Needles: US Size 4 (3.5 mm) 16” circular, set of dpns or size needed to obtain gauge
US Size 3 (3.25 mm) 16” circular
Notions: Tapestry needle, 8 stitch markers

24 sts x 32 rows = 4” in rev St st
Save time, check your gauge.

This hat was designed for a dear friend of our sales director who is about to undergo chemotherapy for breast cancer treatment

It is knit in the round from the bottom up. During Crown Shaping, when there are too few stitches to fit on the circular, switch to double pointed.

A blog post about this cap may be found at this link.

If you or a loved one have recently been diagnosed with breast cancer, the American Cancer Society has information that can help you make sense of your options. Click here for the link.