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Cabled spirals work their way around the body of this distinctive Hat. With the crown shaping worked into the pattern, the spirals continue all the way to the crown.

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

81 [96, 115, 132] yd/76 [90, 107, 124] m
26yd/25m for a 6x6in/15x15cm swatch in St.St.
Aran weight, plied yarn.

Needles & Notions
Set 4.5mm/UK7/US7 DPNs/Circular or size needed to obtain gauge
Stitch marker as necessary
Tapestry needle
Cable needle

Sample details
Shown in Jamieson & Smith Shetland Aran
[96yd/90m per 50g; 100% Wool]

Shown in size 22.5in/57.25cm on model with 23in/58.5cm circumference head

Alternative yarns
Ístex Létt-Lopi [109yd/100m per 50g; 100% Icelandic Wool]

17 sts x 25 rows to 4in/10cm on 4.5mm needles over St.St.

To fit sizes: 19.5 [21, 22.5, 24] in, 49.5 [53.5, 57.25, 61]
Finished size: 16.5 [18, 19.5, 21] in, 42 [45.5, 49.5, 53.5] cm

Skills required
Knit & purl sts, knitting in the round, increases & decreases, specialist cast-on, cables

Pattern contents
Written & charted instructions; illustrated tutorials for Cable cast-on & Cabling without a needle


Published March 2010

PDF file size: 2.8MB

Product code: WW151KTurbine

Technical editor: Tana Pageler