Lighter Than Air Head-hugger Hat Pattern

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Lighter Than Air Head-hugger Hat Pattern

Pattern Details

Category:

Knitting

Type:

Accessory

Fit:

Women, Men, Girls, Boys, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized

Item:

Hat

Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knit in the round
  • Stranded knitting
  • crossed stitches

Pattern Description:

Made up in Reverie Worsted (blue) and Wool of the Andes Worsted (white). This spiral design in 2 colors unites the smooth, sturdy texture of WOTA with the lofty softness of Reverie for a super-light, super-warm, and super-stylish Winter hat. The 1x1 ribbing in WOTA transitions into a slip stitch spiral pattern on garter-stitch Reverie, ending with a dramatic white star-shape on the crown.
This design assumes the knitter has prior experience with knitting in the round, working with stranded (fair isle) knitting, and using crossed (cabled) stitches.

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Gauge:

5 st = 1 inch in 1x1 ribbing

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • S (M, L) fits head sizes 18" (20", 22")

Materials:

  • # 6 circular (for magic loop) or DPN's
  • #8 circular or DPN's
  • 100 yds worsted yarn for Main Color
  • 50 yds worsted yarn for Contrast Color

Suggested yarn:

150 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

any Knit Picks worsted

Colorway:

2 contrasting colors

About Designer

About Designer

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by nickersr
Eastern Shore MD
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Now that I'm working part-time, I have been able to get back to spending more time knitting for all my kids and grandkids. Whenever I get an idea for a project, and can't find the perfect pattern - I just design my own! I love sharing the finished patterns, and hope others might find that my designs are: "Just what they had in mind!"

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