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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Nupkin

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit and purl stitches
  • knitting in the round
  • increases and decreases
  • bobbles
  • provisional cast-on
  • folded brim

Pattern Description:

The clever design of this Hat is created by a game, a game of colours. Depending on how variegated your sock yarn is, and how long the colour repeats are, will determine how many bobbles you create!

Pattern is provided in written format and links to specialist tutorials are included.


28sts x 40rows to 10cm/4inches

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • To fit size: 17 (18, 19.5, 21) in/ 43.25 (45.75, 49.5, 53.25) cm
  • Finished size: 14.75 (16, 17.25, 18.5) in/ 37.5 (40.5, 43.75, 47) cm


  • 55, (65, 75, 85) g/240 (283, 327, 370) yd/ 219 (259, 299, 339) m BabyLonglegs Boo Sock

You Will Also Need:

  • Set 2.5mm DPNs
  • 2.5mm crochet hook
  • approx 3m/3yd waste yarn
  • stitch marker
  • tapestry needle
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Women, Girls, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized, Infant/Baby
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Woolly Wormhead is a Hat architect. With a background in industrial, sculptural and fine art Textiles, these influences can be seen in her work; having always been a lover of Hats and a life-long ...

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