This adult size beanie is a fairly quick project to knit up. Its fluffy cables and bulky weight yarn make this a super cozy hat for the colder weather. This pattern uses one type of left leaning cable crosses. So, it is easy to memorize and a great project for anyone wanting to learn how to cable knit.
Included with this pattern are instructions in both written and chart form, depending of your preference.
Gauge Using US 11 (8.0mm) needles: 13 sts and 16 rows make a 4” (10cm) square in stockinette stitch, unblocked
Materials Needed: 84 yards of chunky weight yarn, US 9 (5.5mm) 16” (40cm) circular needles, US 11 (8.0mm) 16” (40cm) circular needles, US 11 (8.0mm) double pointed needles, cable needle, stitch marker, tapestry needle for weaving in ends
Skills Required knit/purl, k2tog & k3tog, knitting through the back loop, knitting on circular and double pointed needles, cable knitting