This cabled beanie with a gathered top is a wear-everyday favorite! The finished circumference is 24 inches at the widest point and 7.75 (8.75) inches high, designed to fit a 20 - 24-inch head. You will need 1 (2) skeins of Brooklyn Tweed's Loft. You will also need US #5, 16-inch circular needles and double pointed needles (OR size needed to obtain gauge); and a 16-inch needle four sizes smaller than gauge needle. Gauge is 7.5 stitches per inch. Shown here in the color Hayloft.