A stranded hat made with soft, fuzzy alpaca, in colors to brighten up dreary winter days. This hat uses a simple two-color pattern and has very easy decrease rows that can be started at any point to customize the length of the hat.
Worsted weight, shown in Plymouth Baby Alpaca Brush (110yds/50g), 1 skein main color, 1 skein contrast color
1 set double pointed needles, size 5 (or size needed to obtain gauge), Tapestry needle
S (M, L)
Circumference: 17.5” (19.5”, 21.5”),Height: 7” (8”,8”)
Shown in L on 22.5" head
In charted pattern: 18 sts and 27 rows = 4”
Easy. Techniques used include knitting in the round, stranded knitting, and decreasing.
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