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Grey Days Beanie
"This stretchy hat with distinctive cables will keep your head cozy. Skills Used Basic knitting skills: cast on, knit, purl, bind off Decreasing (k2tog, p2tog) Knitting in the round Special stitches: C8B and C6F (with written explanation in pattern) Skill Level Intermediate Finished Size Adult: 18” (46 cm) hat circumference x 9” (23 cm) length. Materials Mountain Meadow Wool Alpine yarn (100% Merino Targhee wool, 3.5 oz/100 g/260 yd/238 m) – 1 skein in Dove, or approximately 240 yd (219.5 m) in any light weight yarn. US Size 6/4 mm 40” (100 cm) circular knitting needles (or set of DPNs, for small circumference knitting in the round), or any size needed to obtain gauge. US Size 5/3.75 mm 16” (40.5 cm) circular knitting needles, or any size needed to obtain gauge. Yarn needle. Cable needle or double pointed needle. Stitch marker. Gauge 24 sts x 33 rows in cable pattern with larger needles = 4” (10 cm) pinned flat but unblocked. For best fit, always check your gauge."
Knitting Needle Size5 or 3.75 mm
Yarn Weight(3) Light/DK (21-24 stitches to 4 inches)
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