Horizontal Cable Hat

from Dawn Catanzaro Designs

Horizontal Cable Hat Pattern


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Knitting: Horizontal Cable Hat
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Women, Men



Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Cable
  • Decrease
  • Work in the round
  • Pick up stitches
  • Do basic seaming

Pattern Description:

The luster of Rowan Cocoon lends itself perfectly to the
soft cables in this hat. The Cable panel is knit, then
turned on its side for the crown stitches to be picked up
on one of its cabled edges.


25 sts and 21 rows = 4" square in either cable pattern.

Working cable panel for either men's or
women's style and using larger needle size,
cast on and complete two repeats (24 rows) of
pattern. Women's cable will measure 4.5"
square, Men's will measure 5" wide by 4.5"

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Small- to fit 20-21.5" head circumference
  • Large- to fit 22-23.5" head circumference


  • ~ 120 yds of bulky yarn, shown in Rowan Cocoon.
  • Straight or circular needle in size US 10 [6mm]
  • Double-pointed needles in size US 9 [5.5mm]

You Will Also Need:

  • Stitch marker
  • Cable needle
  • Needle for weaving in ends

About Designer

About Designer

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I'm a knitting designer/tech editor, eco-conscious, locally-minded, and responsible shopper. I hope someday to have the time to dabble in sewing and spinning.

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