Stocking Hat

Oct 19, 2011
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Begin at the pointy tip of this retro crocheted cap, letting the self-striping sock yarn work its magic as you gradually increase to end with the perfect size. Finish with knit or crochet ribbing.

Designer: Judith Swartz
Finished Size:
17 (19, 20, 22)" circumference at lower edge to fit toddler (child, small adult, large adult); finished length of 18 (22½, 24, 26½)". Size shown is 19".
Patons Kroy Socks Jacquards (75% washable wool, 25% nylon; 166 yd [152 m]/1¾ oz [50 g]): #1101 summer moss jacquard, 2 (2, 3, 3) skeins. Yarn distributed by Spinrite Yarns.
Hook Size: H/8 (5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
St marker (m); 16" size 3 (3 mm) circular knitting needle; Yarn needle; sharp trimming scissors; cardboard for making pom-pom.
20 sts and 24 rnds = 4" in sc. Note: Work swatch in the rnd as gauge will vary from sc worked back and forth in rows.


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barbieq11 wrote
on Oct 31, 2011 10:55 AM

How do I get this stocking cap pattern?  Thanks..

Toni Rexroat wrote
on Nov 11, 2011 4:03 PM

If you click the "Go There Now" button to the right of the main image it will take you to the magazine issue.