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A soft, gentle Hat using simple lace techniques combined with the short rows and grafting. Ideal for spring and summer, this Hat can be knitted in cotton or silk blend yarns.

This pattern is available to purchase separately, or as part of the Going Straight collection.

68 [76, 97] yd/62 [69, 89] m
36yd/33m for a 6x6in/15x15cm swatch in St.St.
DK weight, plied yarn.

Needles & Notions
Pair 3.5mm/UK--/US4 straight needles or size needed to obtain gauge
3.5mm crochet hook
Approx. 3yd/3m waste yarn
Tapestry needle

Sample details
Shown in King Cole Merino Blend DK
[123yd/112m per 50g; 100% Wool]

Shown in size 22in/56cm on model with 21.75in/55.25cm circumference head

Fit is determined by row gauge – if your gauge differs, simply work more or fewer panels to achieve the desired size.

24 sts x 32 rows to 4in/10cm on 3.5mm needles over St.St.

To fit size: 18 [20, 22] in/45.75 [50.75, 56] cm
Finished size: 15 [16.25, 19.5] in/38 [41.25, 49.5] cm

Skills required
Knit & purl sts, short rows (w&t), provisional cast-on, kitchener stitch, basic lace (eyelets)

Pattern contents
Written & charted instructions; illustrated tutorials for Provisional cast-on & Kitchener Stitch


Published December 2007

PDF file size: 3.4MB

Product code: WW069GSDryad

Technical editors: Mary Louise Quick & Tana Pageler