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Vinculum Pattern


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Knitting: Vinculum
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Women, Men



Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Cables
  • Knittin in the Round

Pattern Description:

This is an easy slouchy hat that I first knit a few years ago and I find myself coming back to it repeatedly. I came across the original while moving and decided it was time to finally write it down.

Yarn: Cascade 220 Sport (100% Wool; 164 yd/100g): Robin's Egg Blue, 1.5 skeins

The directions are both available in both charted and written form.


28 stitches= 4 inches in Chain Link Cable Pattern

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Fits an average adult head (21-22")


  • US Size 3 circular needle
  • US Size 2 circular needles

You Will Also Need:

  • cable needle
  • yarn needle

Suggested yarn:

180 yards of Sport weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Cascade 220 Sport


Robin's Egg

About Designer

About Designer

texotexere on

I am knitter, Classicist, Whovian, and Harry Potter nerd. My knitting obsessions right now include cables (especially reversible ones), slipped stitches, garter stitch, beading, and hats. Lots of hats.

I try to include both charts and written directions in all of my patterns.

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