Medici

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Arches created by twisted stitches grow from the brim of this Hat and adorn the body. Medici is a gentle tam, beautiful and structured, and ideal for solid or semi-solid yarns.

This pattern is available to purchase separately, or as part of the Twisted Woolly Toppers collection.


Yarn
128 [161, 200] yd/116 [147, 182] m
32yd/29m for a 6x6in/15x15cm swatch in St.St.
Worsted weight, plied yarn.

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

Sample details
Shown in Wollmeise Molly Worsted
[219yd/200m per 100g; 100% Merino]

Shown in size 20in/51cm on model with 20.5in/52cm circumference head

Alternative yarns
Madeline Tosh Vintage [200yd/183m per 100g; 100% Merino]

Gauge
20 sts x 28 rows to 4in/10cm on 4.5mm needles over St.St.

Sizes
To fit sizes: 20 [22, 25] in, 51 [56, 63.5] cm
Finished size: 18 [20.25, 22.5] in, 45.5 [51.5, 57] cm

Skills required
Knit & purl sts, knitting in the round, increases & decreases, specialist cast-on, cables

Pattern contents
Written & charted instructions; illustrated tutorial for Alternate Cable cast-on

 

Published March 2010

PDF file size: 2.5MB

Product code: WW145KMedici

Technical editor: Tana Pageler