Elbrus, a dormant volcano in the Russian Caucasus mountain range, is known for its intense climbing routes and is a favorite among skilled climbers. Regardless of whether you climb or not, this ribbed beanie with a pom-pom at its summit is designed to keep out the elements and add a bit of color to your winter gear. Made from a soft wool blend, Schachenmyr's Boston yarn is both warm and durable, perfect for garments like the Elbrus hat. Whether you're going on intense mountain excursions or just a chilly walk in your favorite park, you'll keep warm with this fun, easy-to-knit hat. Don't forget to buy enough for your friends?once they see it, they'll want one of their own!
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Sizing / Finished Measurements
- Sizes: One Size Fits All
- Finished Measurements: 20 (21¼)" (51 (54)cm) circumference
Supplies - Schachenmayr Original Boston
- Schachenmayr original Boston, 1 ball each of Charcoal Heather and Royal
- Fiber Content: 70% Acrylic, 30% Virgin Wool
- Weight / Yardage: 50 g / 60 yds
- Knitting Weight: 5-Chunky
- Care Instructions: Machine wash cold, lay flat to dry
- Other Supplies Needed:
- US 10¾: (6.5mm), 16" (40cm) circular needle
- Set of double-pointed needles
- Stitch markers
- Darning needle
Pattern: Elbrus Hat
- Designed By: Schachenmayr
- Difficulty: Intermediate
- Basic Skills Needed: Knit, purl
- Gauge: 12 stitches and 18 rounds = 4" (10cm) in the staggered rib pattern, when stretched slightly
- Pattern Delivery: This is a PDF downloadable pattern. Pattern will be available in your Craftsy Pattern Library once you complete your purchase.