The hat is worked from the bottom up with decreases incorporated into the colourwork pattern, as it is on those yokes, creating a particularly appealing crown pattern. There are a few rounds using three colours, which can be tricky, but take them slowly and I think you’ll find the resulting blending of shades is worth it.
26 sts and 29 rnds = 4" / 10cm in charted stranded colourwork pattern with larger needle.
Available in four sizes from x-small to x-large.
Finished circumference: 17[18½, 20, 21½, 23]“ / 43[47, 50, 54, 58]cm Finished length: 7½” / 19cm
Shown in size small with 2½“ / 5cm of negative ease.
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Sport weight wool yarn.
Size US 4 / 3.5mm 16" / 40cm circular
Size US 5 / 3.75mm 16" / 40cm circular and dpns or preferred needles for working small circumferences in the rnd