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Optical Illusion


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This funky hat pattern will make you look twice. Are the colors moving? Are the stitches moving? It's a mystery and a thick hat all rolled in one. So add a bit of warm intrigue to your cold wintery days and keep all your non knitting friends shocked and awed with this deceptively simple hat. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY Knit Purl circular knitting working with two colors at the same time GAUGE 13 stitches by 24 rows in 2x2 rib over 4 square inches. SUGGESTED YARN 500 yards of Worsted weight PREFERRED BRAND/YARN I love this yarn

Supplies Needed

  • Half a skein of a yarn main color
  • Half a skein of yarn in a contrast color
  • A set of 4 or 5 US size 8 Double Point needles

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I'm mainly a knitter. I've tried a lot of the other crafts and am working at improving myself at them but whenever I feel down I just remind myself I'm a knitter and everything feels better. My great grandmother was a knitting instructor in a department store. She died before she could teach me but a few years later I decided to make some roots to my ancestors and learn knitting. It feels wonderful to be a part of such history.