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About:

Available Sizes: One

Size: 20 – 22″ {51 – 56cm} Head Circumference

Pattern Format: Written Pattern, No Chart

Pattern Language: English

Skill Level: Advanced Beginner

PDF Format: Printer & Mobile Friendly

Bonus: Video, Checklist

 

Techniques:

Knit Flat {Back & Forth}

Knit & Purl Stitches

Cable Stitches

Clean Edge

Sew Seam

 

Materials:

Yarn Weight: Super Bulky

Yardage: 70 – 80 yards {64 – 73 meters}

Suggested Yarn: Lion Brand Wool Ease Thick & Quick

Needle Size: US 11 {8mm} Knitting Needles

Extras: Stitch Markers, Cable Needle

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Details:

Measurements, After Seaming: 4″ Height x 10″ {10cm x 25cm}

Gauge: 16 STS & 15 rows per 4” {10cm} square, knit in the pattern below

Weight: 2.6oz {75g}

 

Notes:

Not reversible.

The CO edge is the height.

 

Video:

Click here to watch the “BO & Sew Seam” video tutorial.

 

Pattern, Knit Flat {Back & Forth}:

CO 16 STS

Note: First 4 sts = edge, Middle 8 sts = cables, Last 4 sts = edge

Row 1 {WS}: WYIF S1PW, K3, PM, P8, PM, K3, WYIF S1PW

Row 2 {RS}: K1TBL, P3, SM, K1, K2TOG, YO, K2, K2TOG, YO, K1, SM, P3, K1TBL

Row 3 {WS}: WYIF S1PW, K3, SM, P8, SM, K3, WYIF S1PW

Row 4 {RS}: K1TBL, P3, SM, K1, YO, SSK, K2, YO, SSK, K1, SM, P3, K1TBL

Row 5 {WS}: WYIF S1PW, K3, SM, P8, SM, K3, WYIF S1PW

Row 6 {RS}: K1TBL, P3, SM, K1, K2TOG, YO, K2, K2TOG, YO, K1, SM, P3, K1TBL

Row 7 {WS}: WYIF S1PW, K3, SM, P8, SM, K3, WYIF S1PW

Row 8 {RS}: K1TBL, P3, SM, slip 4 STS to CN, hold to back, from LH needle K1, YO, SSK, K1, from CN K1, YO, SSK, K1, SM, P3, K1TBL

Row 9 {WS}: WYIF S1PW, K3, SM, P8, SM, K3, WYIF S1PW

Row 10 {RS}: K1TBL, P3, SM, K1, K2TOG, YO, K2, K2TOG, YO, K1, SM, P3, K1TBL

Row 11 {WS}: WYIF S1PW, K3, SM, P8, SM, K3, WYIF S1PW

Row 12 {RS}: K1TBL, P3, SM, K1, YO, SSK, K2, YO, SSK, K1, SM, P3, K1TBL

Row 13 {WS}: WYIF S1PW, K3, SM, P8, SM, K3, WYIF S1PW

Row 14 {RS}: K1TBL, P3, SM, K1, K2TOG, YO, K2, K2TOG, YO, K1, SM, P3, K1TBL

Row 15 {WS}: WYIF S1PW, K3, SM, P8, SM, K3, WYIF S1PW

Row 16 {RS}: K1TBL, P3, SM, K1, YO, SSK, K2, YO, SSK, K1, SM, P3, K1TBL

Repeat rows 1-16, 3 more times for a total of 4 cables

Row 81: BO in all knit stitches

End:

Sew CO & BO edge together.

Weave in the ends.

No blocking necessary.

 

Abbreviations:

* – * – repeat between *

BO – bind-off in pattern

CO – cast-on {long-tail cast-on method}

CN – cable needle

K1TBL – Knit 1 stitch through the back loop

K – knit stitches {K1 means to knit 1 stitch}

K2TOG – knit 2 stitches together

LH – left hand

P – purl stitches {P2 means to purl 2 stitches}

PM – place stitch marker

RS – right side

S1PW – slip 1 stitch purl-wise

SM – slip stitch marker

SSK – slip, slip, knit, Slip the first stitch to the right needle knit-wise, slip the second stitch to the right needle knit-wise, insert the left needle into the back of the 2 slipped stitches and knit together. {knit 2 together through the back loop}

STS – stitches

WS – wrong side

WYIB – with yarn in back

WYIF – with yarn in front

YO – yarn over

 

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