Kristin Nicholas Designs Quarters Cap PDF
The Quarters Cap is sized from babies to adult men. It is knit using short rows and so simple to make you won't be able to stop! The pattern is easy to memorize and a great portable knitting project. Your whole family will love these caps!
This pattern is a PDF download.
Finished Sizes: 15 (17, 18.75, 20.5)" head circumference; 7 (8, 8.75, 9.75)" high
To fit: Baby (Child, Teen's/Woman's Average, Man's Average)
Note: This project has more stretch than a conventionally knitted hat because of the garter ridges that wrap vertically around the head.
Yarn: Kristin Nicholas' Julia from Nashua Handknits (Julia is no longer available, but we recommend Classic Elite Yarns Color by Kristin as a good substitute.)
Version 1: Francisco's Striped Cap - 1 skein each Deep Blue Sea, Autumn Brown
Version 2: Nicholas' Four-Color Cap - 1 skein each Harvest Spice, Blue Salvia, Golden Honey, Velvet Moss
Version 3: Julia's Four-Color Girly Cap - 1 skein each Pretty Pink, Blue Thyme, Magenta, Spring Green
Version 4: Mark's Striped Cap - 1 skein each Steel Grey, Lady's Mantle, Squash
Needles: US 8
Gauge: 18 sts and 36 rows = 4"