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Double Knit Child's Fair Isle Hat

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Double Knit Child's Fair Isle Hat
Double Knit Child's Fair Isle Hat
Double Knit Child's Fair Isle Hat

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Double Knit
  • Knitting in a round

Pattern Description:

After writing the adult pattern that is the match to this one, I was inspired to create one for my Grand daughter! It is double thickness and reversible. The colors are reversed on the opposite side. Double knitting is a challenge and fun to do. There are many You Tube videos to help with casting on and the stitches. Anyone who can knit and purl can master this skill.

Gauge:

16 pairs (32 stitches)/ 24 rows = 4 inches

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 16(18, 19) inches

Materials:

  • Size 5 (3.75mm) 12"/30cm circular needle
  • 4 - Size 5 (3.75mm) double point needles
  • Stitch markers in two colors
  • Tapestry needle

Suggested yarn:

400 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Caron Simply Soft
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$4.00

Intermediate
Knitting
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Girls
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About the designer

I have been knitting since my early teens. I learned in a Junior High craft class. I especially enjoy knitting sweaters for family and friends. I have 2 grandchildren that are really fun to knit for.

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