Broome is a knitting pattern for a cabled hat and mitten set. Designed by Michele Wang for Brooklyn Tweed.
Mittens: Approx. 160 yards of worsted weight wool yarn
Hat: Approx. 200 yards of worsted weight wool yarn
3 skeins (full set) or 2 skeins (single project) of Brooklyn Tweed Shelter yarn. Samples shown in Long Johns.
4.5 stitches & 7 rounds = 1" in Stockinette Stitch with Gauge Needle
24 stitches & 23 rounds = 3" over Woven Cable pattern with Gauge Needle; all gauge measurements taken after blocking
Gauge Needle: One set of DPNs (or long circular, if working Magic Loop method) in size needed to obtain gauge listed above. One set of DPNs (or long circular) three sizes smaller than Gauge Needle. Suggested sizes: US 8/5 mm & US 5/3.75 mm
Mittens: Average Adult Female
Hat: Average Adult Female (to fit head sizes 20-24")
Mittens: 8" hand circumference, 10" length; blocked & unstretched
Hat: 24" circumference at widest point, 8" from top of crown to base of ribbing; blocked and unstretched