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Whittle Hat

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  • Cables
  • Seamless
  • Textured
  • Worked In The Round

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Pattern Details

Whittle is a slouchy cabled hat for the entire family, with purl ridges and large ribbing added for extra warmth and detail. This simple pattern includes 4 sizes, from Baby to Adult large! Skill level: Beginning knitter; techniques used include knitting, purling, knitting in the round, creating simple cables, decreasing stitches. This is a great first cable project! Yarn: Worsted weight / light worsted weight yarn Baby: 50 yds / 45.7 m Child: 110 yds / 100.5 m Adult small: 145 yds / 132.6 m Adult large: 190 yds / 173.7 m Shown in: 1 skein each Stonehedge Fiber Mill Shepherd’s Wool Worsted in colors Beaches (Red, White, Roasted Pumpkin). Shepherd’s Wool Worsted is a light worsted weight yarn and actually closer to a DK weight. Please be sure to check your gauge before casting on the hat to achieve the best fit. Sizes and Dimensions (unstretched circumference): Baby: 12” / 30.4cm x 5.5” / 13.9cm height Child: 15” / 38.1cm circ x 8” / 20.3cm height Adult small: 18” / 45.7cm circ. x 9” / 22.8cm height Adult large: 20” / 50.8cm circ. x 10” / 25.4cm height Measurements taken after blocking. Due to the nature of the large ribbing, this hat stretches out quite a bit. Feel free to go down a needle size or two to create a tighter fit. Baby size is meant to fit snuggly for newborn to 6 months, Child size can range from age 4 to 10 (modeled on a 4 year old with a 19” head), Adult small modeled on a 22” head, Adult large modeled on a 23” head. Gauge: 18 sts x 28 rows = 4” in stockinette stitch Needles: 16” and 40” US 8 / 5mm circular needle for Magic Loop method or US 8 / 5mm double pointed needles, whichever method you prefer for knitting in the round (or size needed to obtain correct gauge). Tools: row counter, cable needle, tapestry needle for weaving in ends, stitch marker for marking beginning of round Thank you to all of my wonderful test knitters!!

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Lesley Anne Robinson
Lesley Anne Robinson
Hello!! I am Lesley of Knit Graffiti Designs! Knitting is my release, my getaway, the place where I go to breathe and meditate. As a work-at-home-mom, I do freelance Interior Design and take care of my two young boys. In my free time, I enjoy knitting and designing knitwear, and knits for the home for myself and the people I love. Right now, I am working on learning new knitting techniques, having a diverse handmade wardrobe and being conscious of the materials in which I invest. Find me on Instagram :: knitgraffiti ! Use #knitgraffiti or #knitgraffitidesigns so I can see all of your awesome projects! Check out my blog :: If you are interested in collaborating, or would like to sell my wholesale patterns in your yarn shop, please feel free to email me: knitgraffitidesigns (at) gmail (dot) com!