Bohoknits Banner

Bohoknits Banner

Monday, April 27, 2015

108 Oms Hat


This slouchy cabled hat can be worn three ways by adjusting the button tab. It is encircled with two different braided cables and a meandering cable on one side with buttons in the spaces. It is as much fun to knit as it is to wear!

This hat is a great way to show off a semi-solid luxurious merino yarn and beautiful buttons. It makes a really special gift.

This hat is knit from the bottom to the crown with a DK weight yarn. The garter tab is picked up and knitted afterwards. This hat has one size and no visible seam. 

This is a 7-page pattern with charts and written instructions.
$5 USD.
The pattern will be emailed to you within 24 hours of payment.



Skill Level: 
Rookie-Apprentice-Virtuoso-Genius

Skills: knit, purl, crossovers 

Sizes: one size

Finished Measurements: 
approx 22 cm wide and 28 cm tall lying flat after blocking; fits a 56 cm head          

Gauge: 
approx 22 sts = 10 cm in St st on 4.5 mm as given on ball band

approx 25 sts and 28 rows = 10 cm in 108 Oms patt (measured across braids section) on 5 mm before blocking 

Yarn: DK merino wool

Suggested Brand: 
1 skein madelinetosh Merino DK
100% Superwash Merino Wool 
206 m per 100 g
shown in colour lowlands (green)

Needles: 
3.5 mm 40 cm circs
5 mm 40 cm circs 
5 mm dpns
or size needed to obtain gauge

Other Materials: tapestry needle or teeny crochet hook; stitch marker; cable needle; 3 small buttons, approx 8-10 mm

Errata:
Latest version of PDF is V2 and includes these changes.

Rnd 10 of the body of the hat should read:
Rnd 10: P1, K2, P4, K2, P3, *K2, C4F, P2, K2, C4B, P2*, rep from * to * to end of rnd.

Rnd 11 of the decs should read:
Rnd 11: P2tog, ssk, K2tog, P2tog, *K2, P1*, rep from * to * last 2 sts, K2. 4 sts decreased. 39 sts