This is a dual purpose hat/cowl. You can wear this as a ponytail hat or a cowl. The beautiful cable design gives this great texture. Please be sure to check out the pictures from my testers. Can’t crochet? of my testers will gladly do a custom order for you! Contact me! 2 colors of choice. I used Bernat Satin Size H hook Tapestry needle Ribbon Stitches: Ch- chain St(s)-stitch(es) Sl st-slip stitch Sc – single crochet Hdc-half double crochet Dc –double crochet Fptr-front post treble Bpdc-back post treble BLO-back loop only MC-Master Color CC-Contrast Color Gauge: 2×2 inches sc = 10 rows and 10 sts. Hat Band using MC Ch 9, sc in each st across. Ch 1, Turn (8 sc) For the band you will be working in the back loops except for the first and last stitch which are worked in both loops. Row 1: Sc in the first sc, sc in the BLO of the next 6 sc, sc in the last sc (working through both loops). Ch 1, turn (8 sc) Row 2: Repeat row 1- 77 more times for a total of 78 rows. Sl st to form a cuff, sl st up the side of the cuff to close together, you will now work in the round. Rnd 1: Ch 1, sc around 78 times evenly, sl st to join. Turn (78 sc) Rnd 2: CC Ch 2, hdc in each st around, sl st to join. Turn (78 hdc) Rnd 3: Ch 3, *sk 3 sts, fptr in next 3 sts, fptr in the 3 skipped sts, fptr in the next 3 sts, dc in the next 4 sts*, rep from * to * rep. 5 more times, sl st to top of turning ch, turn (24 dc, 54 fptr) Rnd 4: Ch 3, *dc in the first 4 sts, bptr in the next 9 sts, rep from * to * 5 more times, sl st to top of turning ch, turn (24 dc, 54 bpdc) (You will repeat this round after every fptr round) Rnd 5: Ch 3, *fptr in the next 3 sts, sk 3 sts, fptr in the next 3, fptr in the 3 skipped sts, dc in the next 4 sts*, rep from * to * 5 more times, sl st to top of turning ch, turn (24 dc, 54 fptr) Rnd 6: Repeat rnd 4 Rnd 7: Repeat rnd 3 Rnd 8: Repeat rnd 4 Rnd 9: Repeat rnd 5 Rnd 10: Repeat rnd 4 Rnd 11: Repeat rnd 3 Row 12: Repeat rnd 4 Row 13: Repeat rnd 5 Row 14: Repeat rnd 4 Rnd 15: Repeat rnd 3 Rnd 16: Sc in each st around. Turn (78 sc) Rnd 17: MC Dc in each st around. (78 dc) Rnd 18: Sc in each st around. (78 sc) Finish off and weave in ends. Weave ribbon or chain through each dc starting in the middle of the hat in the front. If you have any questions, please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org Please do not reproduce, sell or share any part or in whole of this pattern. Please link back to the creator, The Country Willow. All content is copyrighted to original creators. You may print out copies of pages for personal use. You may sell items made using pattern by creator.