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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Rocketeer

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit stitches
  • short rows
  • provisional cast-on
  • kitchener stitch

Pattern Description:

Who could resist this fun and quirky little Hat? Knit sideways from a chunky variegated yarn, it knits up in no time at all. Long colour repeats work best for this design, and handspun is the ideal yarn.

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


17sts x 26rows to 10cm/4inches

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • To fit size: 16 (18, 20) in/ 40.5 (45.75, 51) cm
  • Finished size: 13.5 (15.5, 17.25) in/ 34.25 (39, 44) cm


  • 55 (59, 70) g/ 97 (104, 123) yd/88 (95, 112) m Noro Kochoran (50% Wool, 30% Angora, 20% Silk)

You Will Also Need:

  • Pair 5.5mm needles
  • 5.5mm crochet hook
  • 2m/2yd waste yarn
  • tapestry needle
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Women, Girls, Boys, 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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