This hat features gorgeous little cables made from slipped stitches and is the perfect project to try your hand at cabling. The hat has been inspired by the beautiful architecture of the dome of the "Neue Synagoge" in Berlin. It looks great on both, women and men.
Instructions for one- and two-coloured versions are included. There are charts and written instructions for the cable pattern.
Yardage: The grey hat uses approx. 115 (125, 135)m/126 (137, 148)yds. The two-coloured hat uses approx. 73 (80, 86)m/80 (88, 94)yds MC & 42 (45, 50)m/46 (50, 55)yds CC.
21 sts x 30 rows = 10 x 10cm / 4 x 4" in stockinette st with bigger needles.
150 yards of DK weight
I learned knitting, crochet and sewing from my mum when I was young. I kept on going from there and soon invented my own projects. From making up my own patterns to writing them down and grading them it was only a small step. And here we are. :)
You can read more about my adventures in knitting (and sewing) on my blog: http://herrlichkeiten.net