chunky cable hat
simple and quick cables by Emily Wessel

This basic cable hat is a free pattern, intended as a perfect first project when learning to cable. It is knit in the round, from the brim to the crown. It also looks great with a pompom!

sizing one size; fits average adult head 20-22" in circumference
materials 100 yds chunky weight yarn
sample shown in Malabrigo Chunky
If substituting another yarn, choose a yarn that would normally knit to 14 sts/4" (or 12, 13, or 15)
gauge 12 sts / 4" in stockinette stitch using larger needles
suggested needles US # 10.5 / 6.5mm and US # 10 / 6.0mm (or as required to meet gauge)
double points and / or circular needles as desired for knitting in the round
notes Pattern includes text instructions

This pattern is free to download, and you can feel free to share it with friends, and if you are a yarn shop or a knitting teacher, to print and distribute it as you see fit.

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chunky cable hat