Flappy Cabler

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This is a romantic, graceful Hat with long drapey ear-flaps and offset cables.

Pattern is worked top down, with two choices of crown included, and the ea-flaps are optional should you wish for a beanie with this stitch pattern. Shown in pixie crown version.

153 [180, 196] yd/139 [164, 178] m
22yd/20m for a 6x6in/15x15cm swatch in St.St.
Heavy Worsted weight, single ply yarn.

Needles & Notions
Set 5mm/UK6/US8 DPNs/Circular or size needed to obtain gauge
Stitch marker as necessary
Tapestry needle
Cable needle
5mm crochet hook (optional)
32yd/20m co-ordinating yarn (optional)

Sample details
Shown in Lambs Pride Worsted [190yd/173m per 113g/4oz; 85% Wool, 15% Mohair]

Shown in size 20in/50.75cm on model with 20.5in/52cm circumference head

16 sts x 20 rows to 4in/10cm on 5mm needles over St.St.
16 sts x 22 rows to 4in/10cm on 5mm needles over cable patterns

To fit sizes: 18 [20, 22] in/45.75 [50.75, 56] cm
Finished size: 16.75 [18, 19.25] in/42.5 [45.75, 49] cm

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

Pattern contents
Written & charted instructions; illustrated tutorials for I-cords & Cabling without a needle.


Published October 2006

PDF file size: 3.3MB

Product code: WW027KFlappyCabler

Technical editor: Tana Pageler