The General Carleton Cap Pattern Download
The bold geometric pattern and natural colors reflect the pattern of the original cap and the decorative thrum edging provides additional insulation and warmth.
Finished Size: 20 inches (50.8 cm) brim circumference, 14 inches (35.6 cm) deep, not including thrums
Yarn: Rowan Tweed Aran, 100% wool yarn, Aran weight, 105 yards (96.0 m)/50 gram (1.8 oz) ball, 2 balls of #770 Arncliffe (MC) and 1 ball each of #771 Keld (CC1) and #776 Bainbridge (CC2)
Needles: Needles, circular, 16 inches (40.6 cm) and set of 4 or 5 double pointed, size 8 (5 mm) or size needed to obtain gauge
Notions: Markers, Tapestry needle
Gauge: 16 sts and 24 rnds = 4 inches (10.2 cm) in St st
Originally Published: PieceWork January/February 2014