Erin's Hat Pattern


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Knitting: Erin's Hat
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Women, Men



Skill Level:

intermediate skill level requirement Advanced

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • basic knitting skills, cables

Pattern Description:

Crisp autumn days, football games and tailgating; these are a few of my daughter Erin's favorite things. Her hat is perfect whether you're cheering on your favorite college team or just taking a walk on a brisk fall day. A beautiful band of cables travels around the brim ending with a smart decreased, cabled buttonhole section. The stockinette section and uniform decreases on the crown finish off this simple but classic hat.Add a special button and you're set for cooler weather and the crunch of leaves under foot!


5 stitches/inch over stockinette stitch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • circumference: 19 inches
  • depth: 8 inches


  • Valley Yarns Northfield [70% Merino/20% Baby Alpaca/10% Silk, 50gm/124 yds] 2 skeins, colorway: Chestnut
  • OR
  • Blue Moon Fiber Arts Socks That Rock Heavyweight [100% Superwash Merino, 198 gm/350 yds], 1 skein, colorway: Tumbleweed
  • US 6/4mm 16 inch circular US 7/4.5mm 16 inch circular 1 set US 7/4.5 mm double points or needles to obtain gauge.

You Will Also Need:

  • cable needle, markers, yarn needle, one 7/8" button

About Designer

About Designer

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Having learned to knit and crochet at an early age, fiber arts have always been an important part of Debbi's life. She chronicles her life, her family and her designs at and most recently at She can be found on Ravelry as cockeyed and on Twitter as cockeye. Debbi's family consists of two great daughters, two terrific ...

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