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Modbury is a casual slouchy Hat worked sideways and on the bias - and is a lot simpler to knit than it sounds! Perfect for hand-dyed and variegated yarns, this Hat will knit up in no time.

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

79 [108, 141, 178, 221] yd/72 [98, 129, 163, 202] m
48yd/44m for a 6x6in/15x15cm swatch in Garter St.
DK weight, plied yarn

Needles & Notions
Pair 3.25mm/UK10/US3 straight needles or size needed to obtain gauge
3.25mm crochet hook
Approx. 2yd/2m waste yarn
Stitch marker as necessary
Tapestry needle

Sample details
Shown in FiveMoons Diana DK [232yd/212m per 100g; 50% Superwash Merino, 50% Silk]

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

22 sts x 34 rows to 4in/10cm on 3.25mm needles over St.St.
22 sts x 44 rows to 4in/10cm on 3.25mm needles over Garter St.

To fit size: 15 [17, 19, 21, 23] in/38 [43.25, 48.25, 53.25, 58.5] cm
Finished size: 12 [14.25, 16.25, 18.5, 20.75] in/30.5 [36.25, 41.25, 47, 52.75] cm

Skills required
Knit & purl sts, short rows, increases & decreases, provisional cast-on, grafting

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


Published September 2016

PDF file size: 1.4MB

Product code: WW286KModbury

Technical editors: Heather Murray & Clare Devine