Diamond Cap

from Sheila O'Keefe Designs

Diamond Cap Pattern


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Knitting: Diamond Cap
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Women, Men, Girls, Boys



Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • cable
  • judy's magic cast on
  • seed stitch

Pattern Description:

This is a classic billed cap with a seeded diamond cable pattern. Attractive, easy to wear and practical - the bill will keep the rain off your glasses or the sun out of your eyes.

I love knitting cables, though it is addictive. I find myself staying up late, just one more repeat I say to myself...


5 stitches and 7.5 rows = 1 inch in seed stitch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Newborn thru Adult Large (12-14-16-18-20-22-24 inch circumferences)


  • US #7 (4.5mm) needle
  • 0.25yd (0.23m) thick sew-in interfacing for bill

You Will Also Need:

  • tapestry needle

Suggested yarn:

300 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Cascade 220

About Designer

About Designer

SheilaOKeefe on craftsy.com

I learned to knit from my mom as a child, but didn"t stick with it. In 1995 I quit my career in electronics and moved from Texas to Oregon to attend graduate school at Oregon State University. That first dark and rainy winter I realized I needed an indoor hobby (besides TV and chocolate). Over the winter holiday break, I checked out some books from the local library, bought some needles and yarn, ...

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