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Andean Hat

from Practical knits for the everyday knitter
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Andean Hat
Andean Hat
Andean Hat

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit in the round
  • work in color (Fair Isle)

Pattern Description:

Fair Isle technique
Twining technique

Pattern incorporates Fair Isle knitting and Twining to create a warm and chunky and double thick unisex hat that everyone will love!

Pictures shown in Cascade Pastaza

Copyright 2007 Lisa Ellis Deisigns


4 sts and 5 rows = 1" in St st
(16 sts and 20 rows = 10cm)

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 2 sizes from child to adult
  • child: 9" w x 7" high (excluding earflaps)
  • adult: 10" w x 8 1/2" ;high (excluding earflaps)


  • 85 (100) yds of colors A and B in worsted or Aran weight wool
  • 20 (30) yds of color C (hightlight) in worsted or Aran weight wool
  • USD 9 16-inch circular needles and dpn's