Lavender Sprig Hat by Paula Pereira

Lavender Sprig Hat

Knitting
September 2018
Sport (12 wpi) ?
37 stitches and 33 rows = 4 inches
in cable patt on middle-size needle
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
555 yards (507 m)
19 (20.75)” head circumference and 12″ tall
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As the winter days get shorter, hat brims grow longer. The Lavender Sprig Hat has a deep brim that is designed to be folded double for extra warmth. The cable pattern is simple to memorize, so all you need to do is knit away!

DESIGNER Paula Pereira

DIFFICULTY Easy

FINISHED SIZE 19 (20.75)” head circumference and 12″ tall. Hat shown measures 19″.

YARN Kelbourne Woolens Andorra (60% merino wool, 20% highland wool,
 20% mohair; 185 yd / 1.75 oz): #057 cloud gray (MC), #105 snow white (A), and #516 lavender (B), 1 skein each.

NEEDLES Sizes 6 (4 mm), 4 (3.5 mm), and 2.5 (3 mm): 16″ circular. Size 4 (3.5 mm): set of double-pointed. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

NOTIONS Marker; cable needle; tapestry needle; waste yarn for provisional CO; size G/6 (4 mm) crochet hook.

GAUGE 37 sts and 33 rnds = 4″ in cable patt on middle-size needle.

NOTES This hat is worked in the round from the bottom up.