Warm yourself with the Bricklayer Set from Valley Yarns. This easy color work set is worked using slipped stitches and only one color per row. Sideways garter stitch bands are a fun change from ribbing and add an extra layer of construction intrigue!
Hat: 19” at brim unstretched, stretches to fit a 22” head; 9” deep
Mitts: 7” hand circumference; 6” long
1 sk each of Valley Yarns Berkshire (85% Wool / 15% Alpaca, 100g / 141yds) color 16 Burgundy (MC) and color 17 Wine (CC)
1 sk each of Valley Yarns Berkshire (85% Wool / 15% Alpaca, 100g / 141yds) color 17 Wine (MC) and color 16 Burgundy (CC)
Note: Yarn colors are swapped between hat and mitts in sample; yarn requirements are the same if you choose to match your set.
Needles: US size 8 (5.00 mm) 16” circular and double pointed needles OR SIZE NEEDED TO GET GAUGE
Gauge: 17 sts and 20 rows = 4” in Bricklayer pattern stitch