4 of Hearts Hat
Pattern Type: Knit
Difficulty Level: Intermediate
Sizes Included: One size - 22" circumference
Yarn Shown: Wool of the Andes Sport Yarn
Needles/Hooks Suggested: Size 2 (2.75mm): DPNs , Size 4 (3.5mm): DPNs , OR 2 24" Circulars in Size 2 (2.75mm) and Size 4 (3.5mm)
Fiber Type: Wool & Blends
A Fair Isle hat knit in the round with deepburgundy Aubergine and frothy Cream, this hatis a timeless head topper. Edged with a fewrows of garter stitch to prevent curling the mainbody and crown of the hat are covered in aswirling hearts pattern. This pattern blooms andevolves all the way though the decreasefinishing with four hearts on the crown.
This hat is intricate and stylish, yet easy to knitas the pattern repeats over only 17sts mirroredto each other and separated by four verticalcolumns of the darker color. Worked in sturdyKnitpicks Telemark this hat will last for yearswhile retaining the design qualities of a classicpattern.
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Size G-6/4mm crochet hook
Size 2 (2.75mm): DPNs: 6" Nickel Plated Double Pointed Knitting Needles
Size 4 (3.5mm): DPNs: 8" Nickel Plated Double Pointed Knitting Needles
OR 2 24" Circulars in Size 2 (2.75mm) and Size 4 (3.5mm): Options Nickel Plated Fixed Circular Knitting Needles
Needle Set: 6" Nickel Plated Double Pointed Knitting Needle Set
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