Chesser

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Chesser is a playful Hat featuring a sideways knit brim+body and a vertically knit crown.

Not only are 7 sizes included but there’s also a thorough explanation of how to resize this Hat for different yarn weights and gauges.

Available as a single pattern or as part of the Painted Woolly Toppers for Kids collection.


Yarn
86 [104, 124, 145, 168, 198, 231] yd/79 [95, 113, 133, 154, 182, 211] m
65yd/62m for a 6x6in/15x15cm swatch in Garter.St.
DK weight, plied yarn.

Needles & Notions
Set 3.5mm/UK--/US4 DPNs/Circular or size needed to obtain gauge
3.5mm crochet hook
Approx 2yd/2m waste yarn
Stitch marker as necessary
Tapestry needle

Sample details
Shown in Skein Queen Crush DK [246yd/225m per 100g; 75% Wool, 25% Nylon]

Shown in size 19in/48.25cm on model with 18in/45.75cm circumference head

Gauge
23 sts x 35 rows to 4in/10cm on 3.5mm needles over St. St.
23 sts x 46 rows to 4in/10cm on 3.5mm needles over Garter St.

Sizes
To fit sizes: 14 [15, 17, 18, 19, 21, 22] in/35.5 [38, 43.25, 45.75, 48.25, 53.25, 55.75] cm
Finished size: 12.5 [13.5, 14.5, 15.75, 16.75, 17.75, 18.75] in/31.75 [34.25, 36.75, 40, 42.5, 45, 47.75] cm

Skills required
Knit & purl sts, knitting in the round, increases & decreases, picking up sts, provisional cast-on, garter stitch grafting

Pattern contents
Written instructions; illustrated tutorials for Provisional Cast-on & Kitchener Stitch (Garter St.); schematic & tutorial for adjusting gauge

 

Published September 2016

PDF file size: 1.7MB

Product code: WW275KChesser

Technical editors: Heather Murray & Clare Devine