Tucked is a unqiue Hat that will take you on a journey through tucks and short rows.
Bringing together a host of different techniques Tucked is a mildly challenging and fun knit, resulting in an unusual and striking Hat.
Due to it's structure, changes in sizes are achieved through gauge, and two sizes are provided in the pattern. Please note that the different sizes require different needle sizes.
279 yd/255 m
41yd/37m for a 6x6in/15x15cm swatch in St.St.
DK weight, plied yarn, worked at tighter than ball-band gauge
Needles & Notions
Set 3 [3.25] mm DPNs/Circular or size needed to obtain gauge
3 [3.25] mm crochet hook
Approx. 3yd/3m waste yarn
Spare DPN or circular in same size
Stitch marker as necessary
Shown in Wollmeise DK [468yd/428m per 200g; 100% Merino]
Shown in size 22in/47.5cm on model with 21.75in/55.25cm circumference head
Size & Gauge
Gauge: 26sts x 39rows to 4in/10cm on 3mm needles over St.St.
To fit size: 20in/51cm
Gauge: 24sts x 36rows to 4in/10cm on 3.25mm needles over St.St.
To fit size: 22in/56cm
Knit & purl sts, knitting in the round, increases & decreases, provisional cast-on, picking up sts, tucks, short rows, grafting
Written instructions; illustrated tutorials for Provisional Cast-on, Picking up sts, Short rows & Kitchener (Stocking Stitch)
Published October 2015
PDF file size: 3.7MB
Product code: WW249KTucked
Technical editor: Heather Murray