Barley worsted by tincanknits

Barley worsted

July 2013
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch using larger needles
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 8 - 5.0 mm
60 - 170 yards (55 - 155 m)
Newborn (Baby,Toddler, Child, Adult S, M, L)
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Barley - by Tin Can Knits

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finished hat to fit Newborn (Baby, Toddler, Child, Adult S, M, L)
Fits head approximately 14 (16, 17.5, 19, 21, 22.5, 23.5)” around.

note about samples - the hat can be knit as a snug beanie by knitting to length per the pattern. For a slouchier hat simply knit an extra inch or so in length before decreasing.

60 (70, 80, 90, 110, 150, 170) yards worsted / aran weight yarn

(samples shown in Madelinetosh Tosh Vintage in ‘Winter Wheat’, ‘Thoreau’, ‘Badlands’ and ‘Twig’, and Brooklyn Tweed Shelter in ‘artifact’, ‘barn owl’, ‘faded quilt’, ‘hayloft’, and ‘yellowstone’)

18 sts and 24 rounds/ 4” in stockinette stitch on larger needles

US #6 / 4mm
US #8 / 5mm
(or as required to meet gauge)

Newborn & Baby sizes: you will need either DPNs or a long circular for magic loop technique in each size.

Toddler to Adult L: you will need a 16” circular and either DPNs or a long circular for magic loop technique in each size.

stitch markers, darning needle, pompom maker (optional)

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