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Using a modified version of a classic ripple stitch, Selkie is a chullo Hat full of charm.

5 sizes are included, ranging from 3mths through to large adult. Pattern is worked bottom up and in the round.

Available as a single pattern or as part of the Playful Woolly Toppers collection.

Yarn A: 29 [41, 51, 65, 80] yd/27 [38, 47, 61, 74] m
Yarn B: 32 [40, 55, 66, 76] yd/29 [37, 51, 61, 70] m
22yd/20m of Yarn A for a 3in/7.5cm pompom
28yd/26m for a 6x6in/15x15cm swatch in St.St Worsted weight, plied yarn.

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

Sample details
Shown in Lorna's Laces Shepherd Worsted
[225yd/206m per 114g; 100% Superwash Wool]

Shown in size 21in/53.25cm on model with 20.5in/52cm circumference head

20 sts x 26 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 sizes: 14 [16, 19, 21, 23] in/ 35.5 [40.5, 48.25, 53.25, 58.5] cm
Finished size: 12 [14.5, 16.75, 19.25, 21.5] in/ 30.5 [36.75, 42.5, 49, 54.5] cm

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

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


Published April 2013

PDF file size: 3.1MB

Product code: WW210KSelkie

Technical editors: Tana Pageler & Heather Murray