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Back Woods Hat

from Nature Girl Knits
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Back Woods Hat
Back Woods Hat
Back Woods Hat
Back Woods Hat
Back Woods Hat
Back Woods Hat

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit in the round
  • cable knit

Pattern Description:

Make a cute and warm chunky cable knitted hat. This cute hat will keep your head very warm during those bitter winter days. Featured is a chunky cable knit pattern that looks like it has been braided. This also has plenty of stretch to fit just about any size head.


Using larger needle, 12 sts and 16 rows = 4 in (10 cm) in St st worked in the round (K every round).

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • One size fits most


  • 16 inch (~40 cm) circular needles - size US 11 (8 mm) &13 (9 mm) (or size to obtain gauge) and four double pointed needles - size US 13 (9 mm)

You Will Also Need:

  • cable needle
  • tapestry needle

Suggested yarn:

75 yards of Bulky weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

lion brand wool-ease thick and quick