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Leanne Hat

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Leanne Hat
Leanne Hat
Leanne Hat
Leanne Hat

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit
  • purl
  • work a provisional cast on using scrap yarn and a crochet hook (link to tutorial included in the pattern.)

Pattern Description:

The Leanne hat is a perfect beginner project for those new to Intarsia, as the thick yarn makes it work up quickly. Open at the back to allow long hair to be put up, it is also cute on shorter hair. The dense gauge helps to block the wind and keep ears warm on cold days. As the hat is worked end to end and then grafted, the first few inches of knitting make a perfect swatch.


4 sts and 6 rows in 1 inch.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 21" head, easily customized following directions in the pattern.


  • •2 skeins of bulky yarn (98 yards/115g each) in contrasting colours, showin here in Three Irish Girls Springvale Bulky
  • •US3/3.25mm straight or circular needles or size to get gauge
  • •crochet hook for provisional cast on

You Will Also Need:

  • scrap yarn for provisional cast on
  • darning needle
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I started knitting to help me sanely get through the cold Alberta winters, and now I just can't stop! I love to knit and design using beautiful hand dyed yarns and prefer to support independant ...

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