Subtly Cabled Hat Pattern


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Knitting: Subtly Cabled Hat
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Women, Men, Girls, Boys, Infant/Baby



Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit in the round
  • work with dpn
  • 'cable

Pattern Description:

Hat is written in 3 weights - fingering, worsted and bulky - to satisfy
all knitters and their favorite yarn weight!


Fingering: 8 sts and 11 rows = 1" in cable pat
Worsted: 5 sts and 7 rows = 1" in cable pat
Bullky: 3 sts and 4 1/2 row = 1" in cabl pat

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 2 sizes from child to adult (19" to 23" head circumference)


  • 150 (180) yds fingering weight yarn
  • 95 (110) yds worsted/Aran weight yarn
  • 45 (70) yds bulky/chunky weight yarn
  • Fingering: US 2 16-inch circular needles and dpn's
  • Worsted: US 9 16-inch circular needles and dpn's
  • Bulky: US 11 16-inch circular needles and dpn'

You Will Also Need:

  • cable needle

About Designer

About Designer

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I am a knitting instructor, published designer and mother of 2 teenage girls.
I am obsessed with knitting, love vegetable gardening and cooking.

My designs can be seen in over a dozen books and magazines as well as my "How To" knitting articles.

My latest endeavor is taping some "How To" knitting DVD's.

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