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bluegirl knits is a knitwear design company providing patterns for a variety of skill sets. bluegirl knits was started in 2008 by Nichole Reese, who began knitting at the age of 8 and just kept ...

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Piece of Pi

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Basic Skills Necessary:

  • short rows, provisional cast on, stranded colorwork

Pattern Description:

Knit this hat from the top down, starting with a short row circle at the top. This hat moves quickly as you work "bump outs", stranding and stripes. You can make 3 hats with the yarn for 1!


27 sts and 35 rows to 4 ins in St st Patternwith larger needle

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Finished Size: Small Adult- 21 ins(Medium/Large Adult- 23 ins)


  • 1skein each of Classic Elite Fresco (60% Wool, 30% Alpaca, 10% Angora) (164 yds/50g), #5318 Bittersweet, #5322 Port Royal, #5335 Peacock Green, #5367 Blue Turquoise, & #5376 Moss.*
  • 1 16" circular needle, size US 4 (3.5 mm) and 1 16" circular needle, size US 3(3.25 mm)

You Will Also Need:

  • Waste Yarn
  • Tapestry Needle
  • Stitch Marker

Suggested yarn:

820 yards of Sport weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Classic Elite Fresco


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