Lynwood Hat Knitting Pattern

Intermediate knitting pattern featuring a mock cable made by making a right twist.

The right twist in this hat gives a nice and interesting texture to the hat. The right twist in this hat pattern is creating a spiral effect.

This hat pattern is fairly quick to work up, making this is a fun knitting pattern to complete on a quiet evening.

Lynwood Beanie Knitting Pattern

Materials

  • 9mm (US 13) 16” circular knitting needles
  • 10mm (US 15) 16” circular knitting needles
  • 9mm double pointed needles. 
  • Stitch marker
  • Lion Brand Wool Ease Thick and Quick (lvl 6) yarn

Gauge

2.5st/inch x 3.5 rows/inch

Notes

  • You can use any super bulky lvl 6 yarn for this pattern. 
  • This pattern is written for an adult. 
  • Finished hat will fit 21-22” head circumference. 
  • Finished hat is 9” tall. 

Abbreviations 

  • k: knit
  • P: purl
  • * * : repeat sequence between the asterisks 
  • RT: right twist
  • K2tog: knit two together
  • DPN: double pointed needles

*RT: Right Twist*

Knit two stitches together, but leave them on the left hand needle. Knit the first stitch and slide both stitches off the left hand needle.

Adult

Using 9mm (US 13) 16” circular knitting needles, cast on 44 stitches and join in the round. 

Row 1-8: *k1,p1*

Body of the Hat – Switch to 10mm (US 15) 16” circular knitting needles

Row 9: k5, RT, p1, k1, RT, *(k5, RT, p1, k1, RT)* 3 times 

Row 10: k4, RT, p1,k1,RT, *(k5, RT, p1, k1, RT)* 3 times, k1

Row 11: k3, RT, p1, k1, RT *(k5, RT, p1, k1, RT)* 3 times, k2

Row 12: k2, RT, p1, k1, RT, *(k5, RT, p1, k1, RT)* 3 times, k3

Row 13: k1, RT, p1, k1, RT *(k5, RT, p1, k1, RT)* 3 times, k4

Row 14: RT, p1, k1, RT *(k5, RT, p1, k1, RT)* 3 times, k4, RT (when making this right twist you are using the 1st stitch from the next round. 

Row 15: p1, k1, RT *(k5, RT, p1, k1, RT)* 3 times, k4 RT

Row 16: p1, k1, RT,  *(k5, RT, p1, k1, RT)* 3 times, k4, RT, p1

Row 17: k1, RT,  *(k5, RT, p1, k1, RT)* 3 times, k4, RT, p1, k1

Row 18: RT,  *(k5, RT, p1, k1, RT)* 3 times, k4, RT, p1, k1, RT (when making this right twist you are using the 1st stitch from the next round)

Row 19:  *(k5, RT, p1, k1, RT)* 3 times, k4, RT, p1,k1, RT

Row 20:  *(k5, RT, p1, k1, RT)* 3 times, k4, RT, p1,k1, RT, k1

Row 21: k4, RT, P1,k1,RT,  *(k5, RT, p1, k1, RT)* 2  times,  k4, RT, p1,k1, RT, k2

Row 22:  k3, RT, p1,k1, RT, *(k5, RT, p1, k1, RT)* 2  times,  k4, RT, p1,k1, RT, k3

Row 23:  k2, RT, p1,k1, RT, *(k5, RT, p1, k1, RT)* 2  times, k4, RT, p1,k1, RT, k4

Row 24: k1, RT, p1,k1, RT, *(k5, RT, p1, k1, RT)* 2  times, k4, RT, p1,k1, RT, k5

Row 25: RT, p1, k1, RT,  *(k5, RT, p1, k1, RT)* 2 times, k4, RT, p1, k1, RT, k5, RT (when making this right twist you are using the 1st stitch from the next round)

Row 26: p1, k1, RT ,*(k5, RT, p1, k1, RT)* 2 times, k4, RT, p1, k1, RT, k5, RT

Row 27: p1, k1, RT, *(k5, RT, p1, k1, RT)* 2 times, k4, RT, p1, k1, RT, k5, RT, p1

Row 28: k1, RT, *(k5, RT, p1, k1, RT)* 2 times, k4, RT, p1, k1, RT, k5, RT, p1, k1

Decrease rounds

Row 29: k1, RT, k2, k2tog, k1, RT, k2tog, RT ,k1, k2tog, k2, RT, k2tog, RT, k1, k2tog, k1, RT, k2tog, RT, k1

Row 30: k4, RT, k1, RT, k4, RT, k1, RT, k3, RT, k1, RT, k4, RT, k1, RT

Switch to DPN

Row 31: *(k1, k2tog)*

Row 32: *(k2tog)*

Cut a long tail and weave through the remaining stitches on the needles. Cinch close and weave in ends. 

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This pattern is an original pattern by Meg Hardison of The Northern Moose. Please do not claim this pattern as your own. Please do not reprint this pattern on your site. You may keep a copy of for your own personal use but please do not sell the pattern or distribute it.

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