Bow River Hat -- Instant Download

By Fickle Knitter Design


The Bow River Hat sports a faux cable. The pattern is achieved by use of a fairly simple rib and knits up quick in a lovely superwash bulky yarn.

What other people have to say about knitting the Bow River Hat:

“Such a different pattern - surprising, unique, greatly satisfying, a totally fresh design on the border and architectural. And with my yarn - what a double bonus. A sincere thanks all around.”
--Hasmi, owner and lead dyer of Rocky Mountain Dyeworks

“From the pictures, I had assumed this was some sort of new to me cable stitch pattern. Boy was I surprised to see what is really going on! I just love it!”
--Lynn, expert knitter and test knitter

A simple, unisex hat pattern that knits up quick in superwash bulky yarn. Written and Charted Instructions are included in the pattern.

Yarn substitution may result in a change in estimated yardage, gauge and finished size of your individual project.

US 10/6 mm Knitting Needles and DPNs, or size needed to get gauge.

One 100 gram ball of Rocky Mountain Dyeworks Banff Light Bulky Yarn 100% Superwash Merino Wool. 130 yards/118 meters. Color: Pussywillow. Total Yardage: 99 yards / 91 meters.

13 stitches and 20 Rnds over 4 in / 10 cm in Pattern Stitch

Finished Measurements
Hat measures 8.5 in/22 cm from brim to crown and is 19 in