Monday, August 26, 2013

Free pattern: cable hat (loom knitting)



Materials:
loom with  a peg multiple of 4 (in this tutorial, I use martha stewart loom with 56 pegs loom)
tapestry needle
chunky yarns (I think medium sized yarn is acceptable too)

size: child's size

Note:
K: knit. Video tutorial here
P: Purl. Video tutorial here
P2tog: A decrease row. Video tutorial here
TW: twist right. Video tutorial here

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start with chain cast on method (video tutorial here)
Round 1-6:  *K2, P2* repeat from * to the end of round
the next rows are cable pattern, repeat the pattern for 13 times

cable twist pattern:

Round 1, 2, 4: K2, P2* repeat from * to the end of round
Round 3: *TW2, P2* repeat from * to the end of round

chart for cable:
P   P   K     K  (4)
P   P  TW TW (3)
P   P   K     K  (2)
P   P   K    K   (1)
(4) (3) (2) (1)





Shaping:

PK2, P2tog* repeat from * to the end of round

cast off with gathered method. Video tutorial here

optional: make a pompom and attach to top. Tutorial on how to make a pompom here





DONE~!!




Martha alike loom is available in stock, the price is RM 170. Grab one while stock last :-)




7 comments:

Anonymous said...

What does this line mean?

PK2, P2tog* repeat from * to the end of round

amani said...

It was a mistake. the actual one is K2, P2tog

Norhafiszah Johari said...

Nk buat..tp lom pandai baca pattern.tp da paham mcmmne nk looming.heheh

amani said...

takpe, lama2 nanti mesti boleh, chaiyyok dear

Darlene Dineen said...

I am new to this what is pattern chart for I thouth you just did rows 1-3 13 times?

amani said...

yes I did rows 1-3 13 times

Sande Francis said...

Lovely hat! How many pegs would I need for an adult sized hat?

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