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Braidles pompon cable hat

from Sandra Jaeger's Strickstuebchen
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Braidles pompon cable hat
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Braidles pompon cable hat Braidles beanie

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit cables, knit and purl

Pattern Description:

I had been dreaming of a pompon beanie. When I was a kid I would not wear any other hat than my favorite pompon beanie.

This is a tribute to my childhood days. So come with me!

I hope you love it as much as I do!


8 stitches and 9 rows = 1 inch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • This pompon hat fits a head circumreference of about 54 - 56 cm


  • You need: 100 g of dark orange (or any other colour you like) 4-ply sock yarn (including pompon). Note: also 5-ply merino yarn or similar that can be knit with needle size 3.00 mm will work.
  • Circular needle 40 cm 3.00 mm and 5 double pointed needles size 3.00 mm for the top of the head.
  • A cable needle or extra short sock knitting needle for doing the cabling.

You Will Also Need:

  • tapestry needle to weave in the ends
  • cardboard or pompon maker set

Suggested yarn:

230 yards of Fingering weight

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