Barley - by Tin Can Knits
Learn to knit with Alexa and Emily! The Barley Hat is the fourth project in The Simple Collection - a learn to knit series with 8 excellent free patterns and clear tutorials.
From your first scarf, to mittens, socks, and sweaters, learn all you need to know to make modern seamless knits for the entire family!
finished hat to fit baby (toddler, child, adult smalll, medium, adult large)
To fit head circumference: 16 (17.5, 19, 20.5, 22, 23) inches
note about samples - the hat can be knit as a snug beanie (like the baby and adult S samples) by knitting to length per the pattern. For a slouchier hat (like the child and adult L samples) simply knit an extra inch or so in length before decreasing!
70 (90, 110, 150, 170) yds aran/worsted weight yarn (sample shown in Madelinetosh Tosh Vintage in ‘Winter Wheat’, ‘Thoreau’, ‘Badlands’ and ‘Twig’)
US #8 / 5.0 mm (or as required to meet gauge)
18 sts and 22 rows/ 4” in stockinette stitch
stitch marker, darning needle
Let’s Knit a Hat
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