The staghorn cable is the focal point of this slouchy hat worked in two color brioche. The dramatic patterning can be worked following written instructions or a chart. This is an intermediate to advanced project but the pattern gives sources for online help for the techniques used. Finished hat measures 18.5" around and 9.75" high. Designed by Andrea Mowry.
For this project you will need:
- fingering weight yarn: 120 yards each of 2 colors
- 16" circular needle in size US 4 OR SIZE NEEDED TO OBTAIN GAUGE
- either double point needles or32" or longer circular needle for magic loop in US size 4 for the crown of the hat
- stitch markers, including 1 removable marker
- tapestry needle