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This stylish and graceful half-dome style Hat is worked in the round, bottom up. With it's gentle and flattering garter stitch brim, and it's delicate bias body, this Hat has plenty of style and stretch.

The pattern is provided in both written and charted format, and in 3 sizes, ranging from 12mths through to adults.

88 [116, 147] yd/74 [107, 136] m
35yd/32m for a 6x6in/15x15cm swatch in St.St.
DK weight, plied yarn.

Needles & Notions
Set 4mm/UK8/US6 DPNs/Circular or size needed to obtain gauge
Stitch marker as necessary
Tapestry needle

Sample details
Shown in The Little Knitting Company Tebe Extra Fine Merino DK [153yd/140m per 50g; 100% Merino]

Shown in size 23in/58.5cm on model with 21.75in/55.25cm circumference head

Alternative yarns
Debbie Bliss Rialto DK [115yd/105m per 50g; 100% Merino]

21 sts x 28 rows to 4in/10cm on 4mm needles over St.St.
20 sts x 40 rows to 4in/10cm on 4mm needles over Garter St.

To fit size: 18 [20, 23] in/ 45.75 [51, 58.5] cm
Finished size: 14.5 [16.75, 19.25] in/ 36.75 [42.5, 49] cm

Skills required
Knit & purl sts, knitting in the round, increases & decreases, provisional cast-on, joining live sts

Pattern contents
Written & charted instructions; illustrated tutorial for Cable Cast-on & Knitting in the Round


Published April 2011

PDF file size: 2.8MB

Product code: WW142KKilkanna

Technical editor: Heather Murray