Time Required :
Over an hour
Intermediate
Intermediate
You're somewhat experienced with the skills necessary to complete this project, but you haven't mastered all the elements, yet.

patons® classic wool worsted™ cable traveler knit hat

This cable knit hat will keep you warm and comfortable throughout your travels.
Step 1
Abbreviations
Alt = Alternate(ing)
Beg = Beginning
C4F = Slip next 2 stitches onto cable needle and leave at front of work. K2, then K2 from cable needle.
Inc = Increase(ing)
K = Knit
K2tog = Knit next 2 stitches together
P = Purl
P2tog = Purl next 2 stitches together
Pat = Pattern
Rem = Remaining
Rep = Repeat
Rnd(s) = Round(s)
St(s) = Stitch(es)
T3B = Slip next stitch onto cable needle and leave at back of work. K2, then P1 from cable needle.
T3F = Slip next 2 stitches onto cable needle and leave at front of work. P1, then K2 from cable needle.

SIZE: One size to fit average woman’s head.
 
GAUGE: 20 sts and 26 rows = 4" in stocking st
 
Quantities Needed for this Project:
2 Balls - Patons® Classic Wool Worsted™ (3.5 oz./100 ga.; 210 yds./192 m) Yarn – Plum Heather (10459370) 
Step 2
Instructions
 
With circular needle, cast on 104 sts. Join in rnd, placing marker on first st, being careful not to twist sts.
 
1st rnd: *K2. P2. Rep from * around.
 
Rep 1st rnd of (K2. P2) ribbing until work from beg measures 3".
 
Next rnd: Knit, inc 4 sts evenly around. 108 sts.
 
1st to 6th rnds: *(K2. P3) 3 times. P6. (P3. K2) 3 times. Rep from * twice more. 
Step 3
Proceed in Cable Pat as follows:
 
1st rnd: *(T3F. P2) 3 times. P6. (P2. T3B) 3 times. Rep from * twice more.
 
2nd and alt rnds: Knit all knit sts and purl all purl sts as they appear.

3rd rnd: *P1. (T3F. P2) 3 times. P4. (P2. T3B) 3 times. P1. Rep from * twice more.

5th rnd: *P2. (T3F. P2) 3 times. P2. (P2. T3B) 3 times. P2. Rep from * twice more.
 
7th rnd: *P3. (T3F. P2) 3 times. (P2. T3B) 3 times. P3. Rep from * twice more.
 
9th rnd: *P4. (T3F. P2) twice. T3F. P2. T3B. (P2. T3B) twice. P4. Rep from * twice more.
 
11th rnd: *P5. (T3F. P2) twice. T3F. T3B. (P2. T3B) twice. P5. Rep from * twice more.1
 
13th rnd: *P6. (K2. P3) twice. C4F. (P3. K2) twice. P6. Rep from * twice more.
 
15th rnd: *P6. (K2. P3) twice. K4. (P3. K2) twice. P6. Rep from * twice more.
 
16th rnd: As 2nd rnd.
 
17th to 24th rnds: As 13 to 16 rnds twice more.
 
25th rnd: P6. *(K2. P3) twice. C4F. (P3. K2) twice. P6. Rep from * around.
 
27th rnd: *P5. (T3B. P2) twice. T3B. T3F. (P2. T3F) twice. P5. Rep from * twice more.
 
29thrnd: *P4. (T3B. P2) twice. T3B. P2. T3F. (P2. T3F) twice. P4. Rep from * twice more.
 
31st rnd: *P3. (T3B. P2) 3 times. (P2. T3F) 3 times. P3. Rep from * twice more.

33rd rnd: *P2. (T3B. P2) 3 times. P2. (P2. T3F) 3 times. P2. Rep from * twice more.

35th rnd: *P1. (T3B. P2) 3 times. P4. (P2. T3F) 3 times. P1. Rep from * twice more.

36th rnd: *(T3B. P2) 3 times. P6. (P2. T3F) 3 times. Rep from * twice more.
 
37th and 38th rnds: *(K2. P3) 3 times. P6. (P3. K2) 3 times. Rep from * around.
 
Note: Change to set of 4 double-pointed needles when necessary. 
Step 4
Shape crown:
 
1st rnd: *(K2tog. P3) 3 times. P6. (P3. K2tog) 3 times. Rep from * twice more. 90 sts.
 
2nd rnd: Knit all knit sts and purl all purl sts as they appear.
 
3rd rnd: *P2tog. P3. Rep from * around. 72 sts.
 
4th rnd: *P2tog. P2. Rep from * around. 54 sts.
 
5th rnd: *P2tog. P1. Rep from * around. 36 sts.
 
6th rnd: *P2tog. Rep from * around. 18 sts. Break yarn, leaving a long end. Draw yarn through rem sts. Pull tightly. Fasten securely. 
Step 5
Pom pom: Wind yarn around 4 fingers 120 times. Tie tightly in the middle and leave a long end for attaching to top of Hat. Cut loops at both ends and trim to form pom pom.
 
Sew to top of Hat. 
Step 6
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  • 809187840
    You’ll Need: 1
    Item # 10459370 
    $5.99
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    • Color: Plum Heather
    • Size: 3.5 oz
    • Color: Plum Heather
    • Size: 3.5 oz
    • Color: Plum Heather
    • Size: 3.5 oz
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    • Size: No. 7 / 4.5 mm
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