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Cabled arches work their way up from the brim towards the crown, creating a striking Hat. As with other designs in this book, the crown shaping is worked into the stitch pattern, creating a unique and decorative crown.

This pattern is available to purchase separately, or as part of the Twisted Woolly Toppers collection.

134 [160, 184, 213] yd/123 [146, 169, 195] m
36yd/33m for a 6x6in/15x15cm swatch in St.St.
DK weight, plied yarn.

Needles & Notions
Set 3.25mm/UK10/US3 DPNs/Circular or size needed to obtain gauge
Stitch marker as necessary
Tapestry needle
Cable needle

Sample details
Shown in Rowan Pure Wool DK
[142yd/130m per 50g; 100% Wool]

Shown in size 20in/51cm on model with 20.5in/52cm circumference head

Alternative yarns
King Cole Merino Blend DK [132yd/112m per 50g; 100% Wool]

24 sts x 30 rows to 4in/10cm on 3.25mm needles over St.St.

To fit sizes: 18 [20, 22, 24] in/45.5 [51, 56, 61] cm
Finished size: 17 [18.5, 20.25, 21.75] in/43 [47, 51.5, 55] cm

Skills required
Knit & purl sts, knitting in the round, increases & decreases, cables

Pattern contents
Written & charted instructions.


Published March 2010

PDF file size: 2.4MB

Product code: WW204KFreccia

Technical editor: Tana Pageler