Rosemary Braided Cable Brim Hat

This pattern is available for C$4.99.

Knit up in Rancho Tranquilo Bulky Alpaca yarn, ‘Rosemary’ features a braided brim with a textured motif over the body of the hat. The braid is knit first, the stitches of the body are picked up along the selvage edge and worked to an invisibly decreasing crown. The “button” is made from a small I-cord, but could be replaced with a button of your choice. Not only is this design attractive, it takes advantage of the warmth and drape of alpaca fiber, situating the dense braid over the ears!

Experience: Intermediate, experience with cabling recommended

Size: One size, very relaxed fit (20-24 inches circumference)

Materials:
One skein of Rancho Tranquilo Bulky Alpaca or Any Bulky Alpaca/ Wool yarn
Size 10 (6mm) 40 inch circular needle and set of 4 dpns
Cable needle
Tapestry Needle
One large button (optional)

Pattern includes Abbreviations Key

Questions or comments? Please contact Ash Kearns directly or join my Ravelry group, Ash Kearns Handknitting!

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