Slightly Loopy

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Soft and warm, the ideal winter Hat. Worked in Moss (Seed) stitch with a Loop (Fur) stitch trim, this Hat is a quick knit and is ideal for chunky yarns, including thick and thin yarns, or variegated and hand dyed yarns alike.

Pattern is provided in 3 sizes.

86 [106, 122] yd/78 [97, 112] m
25yd/23m for a 6x6in/15x15cm swatch in St.St.
Chunky weight, single ply yarn

Needles & Notions
Set 5mm/UK6/US8 DPNs/Circular or size needed to obtain gauge
Stitch marker as necessary
Tapestry needle

Sample details
Shown in Debbie Bliss Maya [137yd/125m per 100g; 100% Wool]

Shown in size 22in/56cm on model with 20.5in/52cm circumference head

Alternative yarns
Manos Del Uruguay Wool Clasica [138yd/126m per 100g; 100% Wool]

HandPaintedYarn.Com Handspun Bulky [135yd/123m per 100g; 100% Wool]

17 sts x 20 rows to 4in/10cm on 5mm needles over St.St.
15 sts x 20 rows to 4in/10cm on 5mm needles over Moss (Seed) Stitch

To fit size: 20 [22, 24] in/50.75 [56, 61] cm
Finished size: 17.5 [19.25, 20.75] in/44.5 [49, 52.75] cm

Skills required
Knit & purl sts, knitting in the round, increases & decreases, specialist cast-on, loop (fur) stitch

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


Published December 2005

PDF file size: 3.2MB

Product code: WW018KSlightlyLoopy

Technical editor: Tana Pageler