Wrap yourself in some tartan and snuggle up on a sleigh ride. Easily a favourite, this classic hat is extra warm and comfy. The traditional aran style is fun to knit and looks gorgeous.
Watch your stitches gently migrate with this lovely cabled pattern. The hat has a thick ribbed brim and sits a little bit high, just for fun.
This hat is knit from the brim to the crown in one piece with an aran weight yarn and a small pom pom. This hat has one size and no visible seam.
Skills: knit, purl, crossovers
Sizes: adult medium
approx 22 cm wide and 23 cm tall lying flat with brim folded, 28 cm tall with brim unfolded (without pom pom); fits a 56 cm head
approx 18 sts and 26 rows = 10 cm in St st on 5 mm as given on ball band
approx 20 sts and 28 rows = 10 cm in migration patt on 6 mm
Yarn: aran wool
1/2 skein Cascade Yarns Ecological Wool
437 m per 250 g
shown in colour 8010 ecru
4 mm 40 cm circs
5 mm 40 cm circs
5 mm dpns
or size needed to obtain gauge
Other Materials: tapestry needle or teeny crochet hook; 4 stitch markers; cable needle