Struan

Cabled hat with a peak

Cabled beanie knit in the round from the top down.

  • CONSTRUCTION

    The doubled hem keeps ears warm while the peak inside it keeps the sun - or the snow - out of your eyes.

    VERSION INFORMATION

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  • YARN

    120[145, 170, 195]m / 130[160, 185, 215] yards of worsted, dk, or aran weight yarn.
    The heavier your yarn is the denser and warmer your hat will be. The total amount of yarn you will need will depend on the length that you make your hat.
    The grey yarn pictured is Jaeger Extra Fine Merino Aran in shade 942 and the green yarn is Lana Grossa Merino Big in shade 661.

    NOTIONS

    Cable needle, stitch marker, tapestry needle.
    Plastic canvas - this can usually be found in the embroidery or kids’ section of craft shops.

  • Technique Thursday - Cabling without a cable needle




Details

Gauge

21 sts and 27 rounds = 10 cm / 4" in stocking stitch.

Sizing


Supplies

Yarn

120[145, 170, 195]m / 130[160, 185, 215] yards of worsted, dk, or aran weight yarn.
Shown in Jaeger Extra Fine Merino Aran in shade 942(grey)
Lana Grossa Merino Big in shade 661(green)

Needles and notions

Size 5 US / 3.75mm 16" / 40cm circular and double pointed needles.


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