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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Golem

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit and purl stitches
  • knitting in the round
  • alternate cable cast on
  • crochet bind off
  • stranded knitting

Pattern Description:

Stranded knitting is used to full effect with this charming little Hat. Robot-like characters adorn the main body, and the distinctive crown is created through a combination of cleverly placed stripes and the crochet bind-off method.

Hat is worked in the round and bottom up, with a full 5 sizes included. A chart is provided for the colourwork.

Instructions are provided in written format with a chart for the stranded motif.

Pattern also includes illustrated tutorials for the cast-on and bind-off, and a schematic for the crown shaping.

Published August 2013

PDF file size: 2.5MB, image res. 300DPI

Product code: WW225KGolem

Technical editors: Heather Murray & Tana Pageler


24 sts x 30 rows to 4in/10cm on 3.5mm needles over Stranded Motif

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • To fit size: 16 (18, 20, 22, 24) in/ 40.75 (45.75, 51, 56, 61) cm
  • Finished size: 15 (16.75, 18.25, 20, 21.75) in/ 38 (42.5, 46.25, 51, 55.25) cm


  • Yarn A: 42 (48, 63, 69, 88) yd/38 (44, 58, 63, 81) m
  • Yarn B: 48 (66, 82, 95, 114) yd/44 (60, 75, 87, 105) m

You Will Also Need:

  • Set 3.25mm & 3.5mm DPNs
  • Tapestry needle
  • stitch markers as necessary
  • crochet hook

Suggested yarn:

202 yards of Sport weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Brown Sheep Lanaloft Sport

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