Facing North by Adventure Du Jour Designs

Facing North

November 2016
Super Bulky (5-6 wpi) ?
8 stitches and 16 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 13 - 9.0 mm
US 10 - 6.0 mm
90 - 200 yards (82 - 183 m)
one size - circumference: 19” to fit 20-22” head height: 11”
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When the weather turns chilly and you find yourself facing a north wind, you need a quick knit to ward off the elements and Facing North is just that piece. Knit in bulky or super bulky yarn, this hat will come off of the needles so quickly you find yourself making them for everyone on your gift list!

Bulky Version: 200 yards of a bulky yarn such as Valley Superwash Bulky, Miss Babs K2, Black Trillium Fibres Quadra
Needles used: US 10/6.0 mm
Gauge: 14 sts and 21 rows

Super Bulky Version: 90 yards of a super bulky yarn such as Valley Yarns Superwash Super Bulky, madelinetosh ASAP, Knitted Wit Cotton Candy or Tahki Yarns Spencer.
Needles used: US 10/6.0 mm
Gauge: 8 sts and 16 rows