St. Leger

St. Leger


This cabled hat and cowl set knitting pattern was designed by Mary Joy Gumayagay for Wool People Vol 1.

Brooklyn Tweed Shelter (amounts listed below are sufficient to knit both hat and cowl):
Main Color (MC): 2 skeins in "Sweatshirt"
Contrast Color 1 (CC1): 1 skein in "Woodsmoke"
Contrast Color 2 (CC2): 1 skein in "Nest"

20 sts & 40 rows = 4" in Garter Stitch with Gauge Needle
9 stitches of cable at widest part = 1.25", 36 rows of cable = 3.5" worked over Chart D with Gauge Needle. Measurements taken after blocking

One 16" circular needle and one set of DPNs in size needed to obtain gauges listed above
One 16" circular needle one size smaller than Gauge Needle – this needle used on Hat only
One 16" circular needle one size larger than Gauge Needle – this needle used on Cowl only. Suggested sizes: US 7 (4.5 mm), US 6 (4 mm), and US 8 (5 mm)

Hat: Adult Small (Medium, Large); sample shown is Adult Medium
Cowl: Short Version (Long Version); sample shown is Long Version

Hat: 17" circumference, 7.5 (8, 8.5)" long, blocked and unstretched
Cowl: 20" circumference, 8.25 (10.5)" long, blocked and unstretched