Barley by tincanknits


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July 2013
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 22 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch using larger needles
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 8 - 5.0 mm
70 - 170 yards (64 - 155 m)
Baby - Adult Large
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Barley - by Tin Can Knits

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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

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