Yarn Over Cable Hat

Materials used: worsted weight yarn, size 9 sixteen inch circular needle, set size 9 double pointed needles

Cast on 81 – join with K2tog of 1st and last stitch without twisting (place maker at the joining and slip marker every row.

1×1 ribbing for 1 inch.

Pattern

  1. *P2, K3, P2, wyib sl 1 kwise, K2, psso the 2K stitches; rep from * to marker, sl marker
  2. *P2, K3, P2, K1, YO, K1; rep from * to marker, sl marker
  3. *P2, wyib sl 1 kwise, K2, psso to 2K stitches; rep from * to marker, sl marker
  4. * P2, K1, YO, K1, P2, K3; rep from* to marker, sl marker

Repeat these 4 row for 6 inches

Decrease rows

1. * P2, K3, P2 tog, wyib sl 1 kwise, K2, psso; rep from * to marker, sl marker

  1. *P2, K3, P1, K1, YO, K1; rep from * to marker, sl marker
  2. *P2 tog, wyib sl 1 kwise, K2, psso, P1, K3; rep from * to marker, sl marker
  3. *P1, K2, P1, K3; rep from * to marker, sl marker
  4. *P1, K2tog, P1, wyib sl 1 kwise, K2, psso; rep from * to marker, sl marker
  5. *P1, K1, P1, K1, YO, K1; rep from * to marker, sp marker (move to double pointed needles)
  6. *P, P2tog, K3; rep from * to marker, sl marker
  7. *P2, K3; rep from * to marker, sl marker
  8. *P2tog, wyib sl1 kwise, K2, psso; rep from; rep from * to marker, sl marker
  9. *P1, K2; rep from * to marker, sl marker
  10. *P1, K2tog; rep from * to marker, cut yarn about 6 inches, thread needled and draw through the live stitches, pull tight and finish.

Terms used

K – knit stitch

P – purl stitch

sl – slip

wyib – with yarn in back

sl 1 kwise – slip 1 stitch as if to knit

psso – pass slipped stitch over ( in this pattern slip for 2 knit stitches)

tog – together (knit or purl 2 stitches to make 1 stitch

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Happy knitting

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