Angel Bonnet by Di Gilpin

Angel Bonnet

Knitting
October 2014
cotton/linen slub craftspun Ireland
Aran (8 wpi) ?
12 stitches and 16 rows = 4 inches
in stocking stitch
US 10 - 6.0 mm
US 10½ - 6.5 mm
320 - 340 yards (293 - 311 m)
One size
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The Angel Bonnet is beautifully soft with an interesting texture and structure created by the combining of 2 fabulous yarns and an unusual construction.
This piece is knitted in 2 parts. A cabled rope headband is knitted first and then the lovely cabled crown is knitted up integrally from the headband.
The hat requires 2 strands of the BFL knitted with 1 strand of the linen/cotton…alternatively i strand of chunky yarn with a cotton or linen boucle could be used. I button to finish off.