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Honeycomb Hive Hat

from Azalea and Rosebud Knits
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Honeycomb Hive Hat
Honeycomb Hive Hat
Honeycomb Hive Hat

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • working in the round
  • ability to read a chart
  • basic knowledge of cables
  • m1
  • three needle bind off
  • backward loop cast on

Pattern Description:

Honeycomb Hive Hat is a close fitting hat with little 'ears' that are decorated with pom poms. A double layer band and 2-color honeycomb stitch pattern create dense fabrics that will keep your head nice and toasty warm.

The hat is worked from the bottom up in the round. With no shaping and an intuitive stitch pattern, this hat is a relatively easy knit. The top of the hat is finished with a three needle bind off.

Honeycomb Hive Hat is sized to fit the whole family. When choosing your size, it is recommended to have 2" negative ease. Sample shown in adult S.

Gauge:

20 sts and 30 rounds = 4" Stockinette stitch on smaller needles
28 sts and 28 rounds = 4" in 2-color Honeycomb pattern.
Check gauge in both stitch patterns.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • baby (toddler, child, adult S, adult M, adult L) to fit head circumference 16.5 (19, 21, 22, 23, 24)"

Materials:

  • 180-380 yards total worsted weight yarn
  • US #5/3.75mm 16" circular needle
  • US #7/4.5mm 16" circular needle

You Will Also Need:

  • stitch marker
  • cable needle
  • tapestry needle to weave in ends
  • small piece of cardboard to make pom pom template

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Berroco Ultra Alpaca


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Intermediate
Knitting
Accessory
Women, Men, Girls, Boys, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized, Infant/Baby
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Cassie Castillo is a knitwear designer and military spouse. She is a fashion designer by day and mad crafter at night. Along with knitting, she enjoys spinning, weaving, crocheting, sewing and ...

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