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Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

A former navigation officer for British cargo ships, Lucy Neatby now finds herself submerged in the fabulous world of fiber. Whether designing, writing or instructing, she strives to bring out the ...

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Sky Diamond DK Hat

from Lucy Neatby
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Sky Diamond DK Hat
Sky Diamond DK Hat
Sky Diamond DK Hat
Sky Diamond DK Hat
Sky Diamond DK Hat

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • double knitting
  • knitting in the round

Pattern Description:

Keep the ears of the ones you love warm! The diamonds may be worked in Stocking stitch or Reverse Stocking stitch for added texture (pictured). The extra-warm, interconnected, two-layer fabric is made with a basic double-knitting technique.

This pattern provides a perfect first double-knitting in-the-round project.

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4 stitch pairs x 6 rows per inch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • to fit head circumference of 20-22"
  • size is variable according to gauge/yarn choice


  • 50 grams Variegated Worsted Weight Wool
  • 50 grams Solid Worsted Weight Wool

You Will Also Need:

  • 50 cm circular 5.5mm needle
  • set of dpns size 5.5mm

Suggested yarn:

210 meters of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Noro Kureyon

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