skalbagge cabled hat by rachael gander

skalbagge cabled hat

February 2017
DK (11 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette in the round
US 5 - 3.75 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
140 - 160 yards (128 - 146 m)
This pattern is available for free.

this beginner-friendly cabled hat is knit from the bottom up, starting with a rib band and working into alternating cables that decrease into the crown.

adult size pattern available as cabled beanie (140 yds) and cabled slouch (160 yds).

yarn: DK or light worsted
needle sizes: 5 (ribbing) & 7 (body)
finished hat circumference 14” (unstretched)
fits head size 21-23”

1/26/19 PDF updated to correct row counts for adult cabled slouch version.

various yarn weights and needle sizes are used to translate this 24 stitch repeat pattern into sizes for the whole family. see website for links to all pattern sizes.