Cadet Caps

A flat crown separates these caps from the ordinary.  Work cap body with popcorns or post stitches for different looks.  Stiffen the snappy brim with a repurposed milk carton.

Designer Kathy Whannell

Finished Size 19 (20, 21, 22, 23)” head circumference.

Yarn Plymouth Yarns Coffee Beenz (75% acrylic, 25% wool; 214 yd [196 m]/3.5 oz [100g]): #9598 wedgewood or #9389 grey, 1 skein.

Hook Size F/5 (3.75 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

Notions St markers (m); yarn needle, thread needle and contrasting thread; ¼ yd contrasting fabric; 5″ × 8″ piece of lightweight craft plastic.

Gauge 16 sc and 20 rows = 4″





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