This hat was designed for a dear friend of our managing director who is about to undergo chemotherapy for breast cancer treatment. If you or a loved one have recently been diagnosed with breast cancer, the American Cancer Society has information that can help you make sense of your options. Click here for the link.
Cancer Comfort Cap
Designed by Universal Yarn Design Team
Adult Small (Medium, Large)
Head Circumference: 18¾ (20, 21¼)"
Universal Yarn Cotton Supreme DK (100% cotton; 100g/230 yds)
• 705 Pink - 1 skein
Needles: US Size 4 (3.5 mm) 16" circular, set of dpns or size needed to obtain gauge
US Size 3 (3.25 mm) 16" circular
Notions: Tapestry needle, 8 stitch markers
24 sts x 32 rows = 4" in rev St st
Save time, check your gauge.
This hat is knit in the round from the bottom up. During Crown Shaping, when there are too few stitches to fit on the circular, switch to double pointed.
A blog post about this cap may be found at this link.