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Spiral Cabled Chemo Caps- $5

These dazzling cabled caps come in two versions
and six sizes, from Preemie's to Men's:
Dina, with spiraling alternating bobbles and cables,
and Morfar, with spiraling bold cables

Ten percent of pattern and kit proceeds go the National Children's
Leukemia Foundation
in memory of my cousin Dina who was lost to
leukemia when I was a baby.

PDF version
Will be emailed

Hard Copy
Will be mailed


Materials

  • Size Preemie's (Baby's, Toddler's, Child's, Women's, Men's)
  • Approx. 24 (32, 41, 53, 60, 71)g / 70 (92, 118, 152, 174, 206)yd /
    64 (85, 108, 139, 160, 189)m DK Weight Yarn
  • 1 US #4/3.5mm 16" circular needle for Toddler's - Men's Sizes
  • 1 set US #4/3.5mm double pointed needles
  • Stitch Marker
  • Tapestry Needle
  • Skill Level: Intermediate
    Gauge: 28 sts/36 rows = 4" / 10 cm in cable pattern

    Skills: cables, decreasing

    Shown in Fiber Fiend Superwash Merino DK,
    colors Majestic Purple and Autumn
    50 (50, 50, 100, 100, 100)g / 145 (145, 145, 290, 290, 290)yd /
    133 (133, 133, 266, 266, 266)m

    Errata: (fixed 3/7/09): Under Abbreviations,
    T2fr - slip 1 st on cable needle, hold to front, k1, p1 from cable needle

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    Click here for more photos of Dina cap

    A list of charity organizations in need of chemo caps, preemie caps,
    and more can be found on my website here.

    Knit a cap for yourself, a friend, or a child
    and raise funds for charity in the process.

    Money Raised for National Children's Leukemia Foundation as of 3/21/2009: $15.80