Notes Alternating small and large braid panels meet Aran and lace-inspired motifs in this watchman style hat. This pattern is offered in two versions — one with a folded brim, and one without — satisfying both those who want a quick one skein project, or a substantial ear-covering cap. Unisex sized to fit most average adult heads.
Finished Measurements 19.5” / 49.5 cm circumference to fit a 20-23” / 51-58.5 cm adult head. 8.5” / 21.5 cm height including brim.
Yarn Stone Wool Cormo (100% Wyoming/Cormo wool; approx 200yd [182m]/100g) Scoured White colorway in the following amounts: 2 skeins (Version A, folded brim) 1 skein (Version B)
Needles US 6 [4.0 mm] 16” / 40 cm circular needle for long-tail tubular cast-on US 7 [4.5 mm] 16” / 40 cm circular needle for 1x1 rib brim US 8 [5.0 mm] 16” / 40 cm circular needle for main hat One set of US 8 [5.0 mm] DPNs (or one large circ, if using Magic Loop Method) for crown shaping or size needed to obtain gauge
Notions Cable needle Stitch markers Tapestry needle Waste yarn Gauge Cable chart: 24 sts and 27 rnds = 4” / 10 cm on US 8 needle blocked. One 39 st motif from Cable Chart measures 6.5” wide with US 8 needles after blocking.
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