The Castaway

A hat modeled after Pip, the Pequod’s cabin boy.

Although it looks like bobbles, the texture of the hat is worked in the round without
turning the work. It calls to mind both the creatures of the sea and the cabin boy’s head as
he bobbed on the water above them.


185 (206, 227) yds DK weight yarn in MC and 26 (28, 30) yds DK weight yarn in CC

Size 4 (3.5mm) 16-inch circular needles and set of 4 dpns, or size needed to obtain gauge

1 stitch marker