Goose hat by Jo Storie

Goose hat

October 2016
Super Bulky (5-6 wpi) ?
12 stitches and 12 rows = 4 inches
in Cable pattern
US 11 - 8.0 mm
US 15 - 10.0 mm
115 - 149 yards (105 - 136 m)
Sizes to fit: Child & Adult
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Oversized chunky cable beanie hat with a giant pom - pom

Worked in super chunky weight wool this beanie knits up deceptively quickly and will be a firm favorite with boys and girls alike.

Knitting ability: Easy

Skills required: You will need to be able to work a simple rib and cable pattern

You will need:
Yarn approx. Child: 104m/114y, Adult: 136m/148y of Super chunky wool (incl. extra for pom pom)

I used 100% Merino Wool from Rowan called ‘Big wool’ in Super chunky weight yarn in colour Prize 064, 2 x 100g balls (80m/87y per 100g)

Note if you intend to substitute this yarn make sure you have checked the meterage per ball to get the correct amount.

Sizes to fit: Child Adult
Head Circumference to fit: 50cm/20in 56cm/22in
Actual Circumference at brim: 41cm/17in 48cm/19in
Height excl .pom pom : 29cm/11 ½in 32cm/12 ½in