Felicity Hat

Aug 11, 2009
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An intermediate hat worked with Fair Isle stranded colorwork, shaped with short-rows to create 3 wedges. A rib edging is picked up around the brim in finishing. Grafting is used to seam the cast-on edge to the last row of knitting in the body of the hat.

Designer Katie Himmelberg
Finished Size 19" circumference; will stretch to 23" head circumference.
Yarn Berroco Ultra Alpaca Light (50% alpaca, 50% wool; 144 yd [133 m]/50 g): #4204 buckwheat (MC), #4208 couscous (A), #4287 denim mix (B), #4280 mahogany mix (C), #4275 pea soup mix (D), and #4279 potting soil mix (E), 1 skein each.
Needles Body—size 5 (3.75 mm): straight. Ribbing—size 4 (mm): set of double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Notions
• Markers (m);
• tapestry needle.
Gauge 24 sts and 34 rows = 4" in St st on larger needles using MC.


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on Oct 24, 2009 10:28 PM

SIMPLY BEAUTIFUL !