Igloo

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Igloo is an ear-flap (chullo) Hat for those with ponytails.

Knitted top-down and in the round, this is suitable for adventurous beginners or intermediate knitters.

There are optional ties from the ear-flaps also included, and with the sizes given, this Hat is also ideal for children.


Yarn
151 [168, 192] yd/139 [154, 176] m
38yd/35m for a 6x6in/15x15cm swatch in St.St.
Aran weight, plied yarn

Needles & Notions
Set 4.5mm/UK7/US7 DPNs/Circular or size needed to obtain gauge
Stitch marker as necessary
Tapestry needle

Sample details
Shown in Frog Tree Alpaca Worsted[174yd/160m per 100g; 100% Alpaca]

Shown in size 24in/61cm on model with 24in/61cm circumference head

Alternative yarns
Misti Alpaca Worsted [218yd/200m per 100g; 100% Alpaca]

Gauge
18 sts x 24 rows to 4in/10cm on 4.5mm needles over St.St.

Sizes
To fit size: 20 [22, 24] in/50.75 [56, 61] cm
Finished size: 18.5 [20.25, 21.75] in/47 [51.5, 55.25] cm

Skills required
Knit & purl sts, knitting in the round, increases & decreases

Pattern contents
Written instructions; illustrated tutorials for Circular Cast-on & Knitting in the Round

 

Published February 2008

PDF file size: 2.8MB

Product code: WW049KIgloo

Technical editor: Tana Pageler