Hillsgrove is the perfect companion for wintry strolls in the countryside. Color blocking allows for a beautiful contrast between the squishy ribbed brim and the plump cables throughout the rest of the hat. Yarn Vibes Organic Worsted provides warmth and comfort for chilly weather, rain or shine.
SIZES Adult Medium
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Brim Circumference: 18” Stretches up to 23” Length (with brim unfolded): 10¾”
MATERIALS Yarn Vibes Organic Worsted (100% Irish Organic Wool; 100g/164 yds) • 11 Barley (MC) – 1 skein • 02 Juniper (CC) – 1 skein Needles: US Size 7 (4.5 mm) 16” circular US Size 8 (5 mm) 16” circular and set of DPNs (or your preferred needle for knitting small circumferences) or size needed to obtain gauge. Notions: Tapestry needle, stitch markers, cable needle (cn)
GAUGE 20 sts x 26 rnds = 4” in K1, P1 Rib (unstretched) using smaller ndl 24 sts x 24 rnds = 4” in Cable patt with larger ndl Save time, check your gauge.
PATTERN NOTES This hat is knit in the round from the bottom up. It features a contrast color brim in K1, P1 Rib. The body is worked in the MC and features cables with decreases incorporated into the stitch pattern.
This pattern uses the 1x1 long-tail tubular cast-on method for a neat edge. There are many tutorials available online for this technique. If in doubt, use another stretchy cast-on method.