Chain of Fools Cap
Chain of Fools Cap
Chain of Fools Cap
Chain of Fools Cap
Chain of Fools Cap

Chain of Fools Cap

Sale price$7.00 USD
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An unusual cable is the inspiration for this deeply textured hat in three sizes (S/M/L), with a bold, modern appeal. The easily memorized pattern makes for a quick midwinter treat to knit in worsted weight yarn. Add the optional pom pom for a fresh accent to your outerwear look. Along with the coordinating Cuffed Links mittens and Chain, Chain, Chain cowl, this hat is sure to attract the right attention on slopes or sidewalks.
Shown here in Stone Soup Worsted, shade Marble
Matching Motifs: Chain Chain Chain Cowl, Cuffed Links Mittens

Suggested Yarns: 
Stone Soup WorstedBetter Breakfast DK, Confection, Targhee Tango WorstedKent Worsted, or any worsted weight yarn with 210 to 250 yards per 4 ounces that knits to the correct gauge

Substituting yarn and/or needles may result in an overall variation in size and drape.

Finished Size: 
14(16, 18) inches in brim circumference (blocked) to fit heads measuring up to 21(23, 25) inches around

Yarn requirements: 
180(200, 220) yards (includes approximately 35 yards for optional pom pom)

19 sts and 28 rows = 4 inches in stockinette (knit flat, unblocked)

size 7US (4.5 mm) 16-inch circular needle and DPNs (or size to obtain correct gauge)
size 5US (3.75 mm) 16-inch circular needle (or .75 mm smaller than gauge needle)
2 cable needles (or a single one if cabling without a needle)