Diabolo by Dani Sunshine

Diabolo

Knitting
December 2018
Aran (8 wpi) ?
16 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in garter stitch
US 8 - 5.0 mm
US 10 - 6.0 mm
120 - 150 yards (110 - 137 m)
Adult Fitted / Adult Slouchy
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Pattern notes:
This hat is worked in the round from the bottom up, starting with a ribbed brim. Simple, staggered cables and soothing garter stitch in bulky yarn make this a quick, fun and relaxing knit. Crown decreases are incorporated into the stitch pattern. The fabric is stretchy and cosy!

Yarn:
Heavy Aran / light bulky weight: 120 (150) yards.

Fitted version is pictured in De Rerum Natura Cyrano in the colourway β€˜Dore’ (gold).

Slouchy Version is picture in Brooklyn Tweed Quarry in the colourway β€˜Lapis’ (blue).

Needles:
US8 / 5mm - 40 cm long circular needle for the brim.

US10 / 6mm - 40 cm long circular needle - for the main body of hat.

US10 / 6mm dpns or 80-100 cm long circular needle for magic loop method for the crown.

Notions:
6 stitch markers, tapestry needle.

Sizing:
Adult Fitted (Adult Slouchy).

To fit head circumference:

20.5-23 inches (52-58.5 cm).

Gauge:
16 sts & 30 rows per 4 inch / 10 cm square in garter stitch on larger needle.

Adjust larger needle size if necessary to get correct gauge.