This idea came about when my daughter asked for a hat and scarf in one piece. When I finished hers late at night my husband tried it on(their head size is similar) and immediately asked for a men's version. I set to looking for a more manly cable for the mens version.
20 stitches and 26 rows = 4inches
My great grandmother taught me to crochet at age 5. It just stuck with me I took a knitting class at age 12.