Rib in round: *K1,P2,K1, rep from* to end.
Cable pattern in round: See chart.
15 sts to 10 cm measured over cable patt (slightly stretched)
Using 6mm circular needles cast on 80sts. Work in rib in round as folls: * K1, P2, K1, rep from * to end. Work in rib in round 9 cm. Beg and ending rnds as indicated, cont in patt from chart I. as folls:
Rnd 1: repeat 8st patt 10 times. Work rnds 1-16 and then work rnds 1-8.
Beg and ending rnds as indicated, cont in patt from chart II. as folls:
Rnd 9: repeat 16st patt 5 times. Work rnds 9-22 and change to double point needles when convenient.
Break yarn leaving a long tail. Pull end through all sts and tighten it. Weave in all ends.
Steam the beanie lightly.