Cable Knit Hat and Mittens Knitting Pattern

Have you always wanted to knit cables, but always felt a little bit intimidated by the thought? Well, then, this cable knit hat and mittens knitting kit is the perfect winter knitting project for you.

Knit up using an aran weight yarn, this cable knit hat and mittens knitting pattern creates a beautiful nordic style set that you can enjoy wearing for years to come.

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Cable Knit Hat and Mittens Knitting Pattern

Made using gorgeously soft, anti pilling Scheepjes Chunky Monkey yarn, this is a hat and mitten set you can wear for years to come.

We do recommend this cable knit hat and mittens knitting pattern as a project for intermediate knitters as the design does require you to:

  • knit in the round
  • knit rib stitch
  • cable front and back
  • M1L and M1R
  • hold stitches
  • k2tog
  • make a pom pom
  • Around 220g of Scheepjes Chunky Monkey Yarn (approx 256 m)
  • Set of 4 5mm double pointed knitting needles
  • Set of 5 6mm double pointed knitting needles
  • Tapestry needle
  • Pompom maker

OPTIONAL 5mm circular knitting needles and 6mm circular knitting needles for knitting the body of the hat if you don’t want to use double pointed needles. 


The matching cable knit hat and mittens set is written to fit the average adult hat and hands

Hat measures: 22.5cm from top of hat to bottom of folded brim.
Folded brim measures 6.5cm long
Mitten measures: 27cm from top of mitten to bottom of folded cuff.
Cuff measures 6.5cm long and thumb measures 10cm from base.


Need some yarn to make your cabled knit hat and mittens? We have Scheepjes Chunky Monkey available here. Or, get everything you need in one lovely box with our all in one knitting kit.

Made one of these for yourself? Share the results and tag us in your photos or use #moloneymakes on instagram, we love to see what you create!

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