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#92 One Skein Braided Cable Hat PDF Knitting Pattern

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A simple braided cable pattern makes this bold hat a real eye-catcher. Chunky cables all around, in a soft, lofty yarn that surrounds your head in stylish warmth.

Ribbed bottom band for great fit. AND this pattern only uses ONE SKEIN (actually, one hank) of yarn! It's also a quick and seamless knit on size 10.5 double-pointed needles.

An impressive gift that you can crank out quickly. A great design for men and women.

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Finished Knit Measurements: 16 ½" [42 cm] unstretched; Stretches to 25" [63.5 cm]. 8 ½" [21.5 cm] height.

One size fits most adults.

Skill Level: Intermediate level knitting pattern

Yarn Used: Knit Picks Swish Bulky (100% Superwash Merino Wool); 3.5 oz/100 g [137 yds/125 m] per hank): 1 hank in Squirrel Heather #23511.

Pattern Gauge: Widest part of 14-st braided cable = 2 3/8" [6 cm] in width and 20 rows/rounds = 4" [10 cm] in Braided Cable Stitch on size 10 ½ [6.5 mm] needles.
Yarn Label Gauge and Information:
A bulky weight yarn with a gauge of 3 - 3.75 sts = 1" on US size 10 - 11 needles.

Total Yardage Required:
137 yds [125 m].

Some suggested yarn substitutes to try:
Cascade Yarns 128 Superwash 
Misti Alpaca Chunky 
Debbie Bliss Alpaca Silk Aran 
Malabrigo Yarn Chunky 
Cascade Yarns Venezia Bulky 
Cascade Yarns Baby Alpaca Chunky 
Misti Alpaca Tonos Chunky 
Lion Brand Alpine Wool B
erroco Vintage™ Chunky 
madelinetosh tosh chunky 
If you have a yarn substitute to suggest for this project, email us!

Knitting Needles Used: 1 set of 5 double-pointed needles in Size 10 ½ (6.5 mm) OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE.

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  1. Great Braided Cable Hat

    Posted by Deborah on 1st Oct 2015

    Your patterns are very clear and easy to follow for even beginner to knitting. Is a great hat to make as gifts

  2. cable hat loved by 14 year old

    Posted by Eleanor Swogger on 20th Sep 2015

    I made this hat for my 14 year old granddaughter's birthday. She loves hats and was pleased with this addition to her wardrobe. She looks forward to wearing it often this winter.

  3. Most precise and clear pattern!

    Posted by Mary Martha on 19th Sep 2015

    Already I have finished the cabled hat!!! I trust "Sweater Babe" totally! Beautiful Hat and also extremely warm and cozy. Thank you for being so perfectionist and such a careful pattern writer!!!

  4. cabled hat

    Posted by Unknown on 19th Sep 2015

    Very easy project! Pattern is well written and a pleasure to knit.

  5. Christmas

    Posted by Carolyn Thibodaux on 19th Sep 2015

    I will be making about 4 of these for Christmas gifts. We always need something for cover our heads.

  6. Love Cables!

    Posted by Unknown on 19th Sep 2015

    Beautiful hat and easy to follow pattern.

  7. A Great knit

    Posted by Julia Mason on 19th Sep 2015

    This pattern is a great knit. I am going to make another one in Knit Picks Swish black yarn. It will be for my son who is in the U S Navy and it has to be wool.

  8. Great hat -- fun knit!

    Posted by Unknown on 19th Sep 2015

    Repeat of my experiences with other SweaterBabe patterns -- it was extremely well written and the result was lovely. Donated it to a hat charity and will definitely knit it again.

  9. quick & easy!!

    Posted by amanda on 19th Sep 2015

    Love the quickness of this knit.
    Striking pattern, bold cable makes for many complements.
    Easy pattern to follow.
    Sweater babe does it again!!!

  10. beautiful cabled hat

    Posted by Unknown on 19th Sep 2015

    Beautiful cabled hat. I loves cables. It's an easy and quick knit.

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