Saturday, September 08, 2007

Reverse Cable Rib Baby Hat


Reverse Cable Rib Baby Hat
I made this to match the Reversed Cable Rib Baby Jacket
Materials
1 Ball of Lion Brand Cotton-ease
207 yards per ball
Size 7 circular needle 16” long, 4 ½ mm
Cable needle

Gauge 18sts = 4” or 10 cm in st st

Fits about size 12 months size
Abbreviations:
K – knit
P – purl

K2TOG – knit 2 sts together
CN – cable needle
DPN – double pointed needle
ST ST – stockinette stitch
PM – place marker
LC – left cross
RC – right cross

Reverse cable rib stitch pattern 
(modified to knit in the round)
Rnd 1. *P3, K8* rep from * across, end P3
Rnd 2. Repeat row 1
Rnd 3. Repeat row 1
Rnd 4. Repeat row1
Rnd 5. *P3,(4st-RC) slip 2 sts to CN, hold in back, K next 2 sts. K2 sts from CN,(4st-LC) slip 2 sts to CN, hold in front, K next 2 sts, K2 sts from CN
Rnd 6. Repeat row 2.
Hat
Cast on 88 sts loosely. PM set up to knit in the round.

Follow Reverse cable rib stitch pattern for a total of 4 repeats.
Knit 2 more rnds in pattern.
Purl 2 rnds.
Next rnd –[ knit 9, K2TOG] across
Knit 3 rnds.
Next rnd –[ knit 8, K2TOG] across
Knit 3 rnds.
Next rnd –[ knit 7, K2TOG] across
Knit 3 rnds.
Next rnd –[ knit 6, K2TOG] across
Knit 2 rnds
Next rnd –[ knit 5, K2TOG] across
Knit 1 rnd
Next rnd –[ knit 4, K2TOG] across
Knit 1 rnd
Next rnd –[ knit 3, K2TOG] across
Knit 1 rnd
Next rnd –[ knit 2, K2TOG] across
knit 1 rnd
Next rnd –[ knit 1, K2TOG] across
Next rnd –[ K2TOG] across (8sts)
Repeat last rnd one more time.(4sts)
Place all sts on a DPN.(start I-cord)
Slide work to the right side of needle. Do not turn
Next row – K1, K2TOG, K 1. (3sts)
Slide work to the right side of needle (do not turn) and knit i-cord for 4 rows or as long as you would like continuing to slide sts to right side of needle and do not turn work.
Next row - K1, K2TOG (2 sts)
Next row - K2TOG (1 sts)

Work 3-bobble cluster as follows
Starts with one st
Row 1(RS) – [K1, P1] twice, K1 in same st (5sts)
Row 2 and all WS rows – Slip 1, P4.
Rows 3,5 and 7 – Slip 1, K4
Row 9 – K2TOG, K1, K2TOG (3sts)
Row 10 – P3TOG, turn. Fold bobble in half, WS TOG.
Insert right hand needle into very first stitch and K it TOG with rem st of bobble (1st)
Rep rows 1 to 10 twice more, leaving last st on needle. End off. Weave in ends.

©Adrienne Medrano 2007

3 comments:

Anonymous said...

What size does this make? I really want to make this!

HarmonicMama said...

This is my next project! Great hat.

Jennifer @ Harmonicmama.com said...

What a great pattern. This is my next project!