Plaited Cables and Lace, Close-Fitting Beanie // Design By Felicia Lo
In a design that is reminiscent of rabbit tracks running through a winter forest, plaited cables are interspersed with delicate lace insets in this warm and cozy hat. It's the perfect last-minute, one-skein gift.
- yarn: 1 skein SweetGeorgia Yarns Superwash DK in Saffron (256 yd / 234 m per 4 oz / 115 g skein; 100% superwash merino) or 1 skein SweetGeorgia Yarns Tough Love Sock in Botanical (425 yd / 385 m per 4 oz / 115 g skein; 80% Superwash Merino, 20% Nylon), held double
needles: Size 7 US / 4.5 mm circular needles, 16" / 40 cm long
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
gauge: 6.5 sts and 8 rows = 4" / 10 cm in cable and lace pattern, relaxed after blocking
For accurate sizing, always take time to check finished gauge.
finished measurements: Body length: 8.5" / 21.5 cm
Brim circumference, unstretched: 16" / 40.5 cm
Pattern includes a 4-page PDF (both written and charted)