Easy hat with cabled band and crocheted ring embellishment. The cabled band is worked from side to side, then stitches are picked up on either side, to work the brim and crown, respectively.
Designer Cecily Glowik MacDonald
Finished Size 20" head circumference.
Yarn Classic Elite Provence (100% mercerized cotton; 205 yd [189 m]/100 g): #2643 autumn pumpkin, 1 skein.
Needles Cable band—size 5 (3.75 mm): straight. Brim and crown—size 4 (3.5 mm): 16" circular (cir) and set of double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
• Markers (m);
• tapestry needle;
• size I/9 (5.5 mm) crochet hook;
• one 1½" plastic ring.
Gauge 23 sts and 32 rows = 4" in St st in the rnd on smaller needles.