Photo of Carolyn Doe

Palouse Prairie Cap

from Carolyn Doe Designs
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Palouse Prairie Cap
Palouse Prairie Cap
Palouse Prairie Cap
Palouse Prairie Cap

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit
  • purl
  • knit in the round
  • k2tog
  • cables
  • K1f-b, knit into the front and back of next stitch.

Pattern Description:


This is sure to keep you warm and cozy in any area where the wind blows unhindered. The cabled band
is knit flat. The ends are sewn together and stitches
are then picked up for both the earflaps and crown.

CBL8-R; slide next 4 sts on to cable needle and bring to the front,
K4 from left needle, K4 from cable needle.
CBL8-L; slide next 4 sts on to cable needle and hold to the back,
K4 from left needle, K4 from cable needle.
CBL6-L; slide next 3 sts on to cable needle and hold to the back,
K3 from left needle, K4 from cable needle.

Gauge:

20 sts = 4" in stockinette stitch.

Materials:

  • Needles: 16" circular and 1 set of double pointed in US 7. (OptionaI: Straight needles for working the cabled band that is worked flat. I use the circular for this.)
  • Worsted weight wool recommended. Suggested yarn: Plymouth Select Worsted Merino Superwash, 100 gr/ 218 yds, 1 skein.

You Will Also Need:

  • 1 cable needle
  • 1 stitch marker
  • tapestry needle.

Suggested yarn:

200 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Plymouth Select Worsted Merino Superwash
pdf Digital Download

$5.00

Advanced
Knitting
Accessory
Women, Men, Girls, Boys, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized
Hat
Need help? Visit our Help Center »

Have you made this pattern?

Share with the Craftsy community.

About the designer

I grew up surrounded by a family that appreciates art and crafts. I first learned to sew. Then embroider. Then, reluctantly, knitting.
I knit every day. and it has been 30 years.
I also am a batik ...

Read More »
View all patterns by designer (50) »