Basic Skills Necessary:
- The hat is worked in-the-round using double-point needles. It uses a simple lace pattern.
This is a light-weight cap, with a simple lace pattern, that works up fairly quickly. It uses about 125-135 yds (114-124 m) of fingering yarn.
8 stitches and 10 rows = 1 inch (2.54 cm) in stockinette stitch
Sizing / Finished Measurements:
- Unstretched the hat is about 18" (46 cm) around and 4" (10 cm) tall.
- US 4 (3.5 mm) double-point needles. You may want a 16" (40 cm) circular needle as well.
You Will Also Need:
- Stitch markers are helpful, you will need 8, and a darning needle to weave in the ends.
130 yards of Fingering weight
Brown Sheep Cotton Fine