QL Slouch

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This stunning slouchy Hat features a lace pattern that is fully reversible, giving you two Hats in one!

Pattern is worked from the bottom up and includes charts for both the stitch pattern and the crown shaping. 3 sizes are included.

119 [164, 190] yd/111 [154, 178] m
36yd/34m for a 6x6in/15x15cm swatch in St.St.
DK weight, single ply yarn.

Needles & Notions
Set 3.75mm/UK9/US5 & 4mm/UK8/US6 DPNs/Circular or size needed to obtain gauge
Stitch marker as necessary
Tapestry needle

Sample details
Shown in The Natural Dye Studio Queenies Love DK [230yd/210m per 100g; 40% Alpaca, 40% Merino, 20% Silk]

Shown in size 21in/53.25cm on model with 21.75in/55.25cm circumference head

Alternative yarns
Mirasol Yarns K'acha DK [98yd/90m per 50g; 60% Merino, 25% Alpaca, 15% Silk]

21 sts x 28 rows to 4in/10cm on 3.75mm needles over St.St.
22 sts x 28 rows to 4in/10cm on 3.75mm needles over 1x1 Rib, lightly stretched

To fit size: 18 [21, 23] in/ 45.75 [53.25, 58.5] cm
Finished size: 15.25 [17.5, 19.5] in/ 38.75 [44.5, 49.5] cm

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

Pattern contents
Written & charted instructions; illustrated tutorials for Alternate Cable & Cable cast-ons


Published September 2011

PDF file size: 2.6MB

Product code: WW139QLSlouch

Technical editors: Tana Pageler & Heather Murray