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Knoppen Hat

from Blue Peninsula
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Knoppen Hat
Knoppen Hat
Knoppen Hat
Knoppen Hat
Knoppen Hat

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit, purl, yarn overs, decreases, cast on, knit in the round

Pattern Description:

Knit in the round with fingering weight yarn, the Knoppen Hat is named after the Dutch word meaning "buds." This knitting pattern PDF provides instructions for three sizes.

Sizes: S (M, L): 17.25 (19.5, 21.5) inches/44 (49, 53) cm circumference (unstretched); 8.75 (9.25, 9.75) inches/22 (23.5, 25) cm length. Will stretch to fit heads approximately 18-21 (20-23, 22-25) inches/46-54 (51-59, 56-64) cm circumference

Yardage: 185 (200, 225) yds/170 (183, 206) m fingering weight weight wool. Sample shown is the Large size and was knit with Dream in Color Smooshy Sock Weight [100% super wash merino wool; 450yd/411m per 4 oz/114g skein], in the Juliette's Blush color way

Needles: US #2/2.75mm 16-inch circular needle; US #4/3.5mm 16-inch circular needle and double-pointed needles

Gauge: 26 sts/36 rnds = 4"/10 cm in stockinette stitch on larger needle after blocking

Pattern difficulty: Advanced beginner

Skills required: Casting on, knit, purl, decreases, yarnovers, working in the round on a circular needle and on dpns.

Instructions: Written. Lace pattern is provided in line-by-line written instructions and a chart.

Gauge:

26 sts/36 rnds = 4"/10 cm in stockinette stitch on larger needle after blocking

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • S (M, L): 17.25 (19.5, 21.5) inches/44 (49, 53) cm circumference (unstretched); 8.75 (9.25, 9.75) inches/22 (23.5, 25) cm length. Will stretch to fit heads approximately 18-21 (20-23, 22-25) inches/46-54 (51-59, 56-64) cm circumference

Materials:

  • 185-225 yards fingering weight wool
  • US #2/2.75mm 16-inch circular needle
  • US #4/3.5mm 16-inch circular needle and double-pointed needles

Suggested yarn:

225 yards of Fingering weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Dream in Color Smooshy

Colorway:

Juliette's Blush


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I am an artist and knitwear designer living in Amherst, Massachusetts. My knitting patterns are available through Craftsy, Ravelry, and Etsy. My designs have also been published by Knitscene, Quince ...

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