A Snug fit cabled beanie hat with a ribbed double cuff hem.
"A great essential for Men and Women and super cute on kids. One size fits most and is easily adapted. This is a quick knit, worked on big needles with chunky yarn."
- Jo Storie
Ability: Easy Skills Required: You will need to be able to work a basic rib, and a simple cable and be able to decrease stitches. Yarn Type: Any Chunky weight yarn, I used 100% British Wool from Rowan in chunky weight (undyed) 100g = 110m/120yds, I used approx. 120gms Yarn Shade: I've used the natural shade of steel grey Suffolk but you can use any shade you like! Yarn Weight: Chunky Bulky
Sizes to Fit:
One Size Sized to fit: Snug fit for Average Adult head and Slouchy fit for kids Actual circumference (not stretched): 42cm/16 ½ in Actual height (as worn): 23cm/9in You will need: Yarn approx.130m/145yds in Chunky weight wool.100g = 110m/120yds, I used approx. 120gms
Yarn amounts are based on average requirements and are approximate. You may wish to order an extra ball/skein to be sure you have sufficient yarn.
Materials Required: One pair each of 7mm (US 10 ¾) & 9mm (US13) straight needles Cable needle Tapestry needle for sewing up
Tension: In stocking stitch using 7mm (US 10 ½ -11) needles: 13sts x 18rows over 10 x 10cm (4 x 4in)
*Tensions are provided should you wish to substitute an alternative yarn to that suggested by us. Please ensure you knit a tension square to check that the yarn is suitable as not all yarns will give a like for like result.