Fairy Lights Hat by Anna Johanna

Fairy Lights Hat

Knitting
March 2019
Sport (12 wpi) ?
21 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette Stitch worked in the round after blocking
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
US 3 - 3.25 mm
490 - 500 yards (448 - 457 m)
51, 56, 61 cm / 20, 22, 24”
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A cosy snug-fit beanie with a magical pattern guaranteed to light up your day.

The hat starts off with a very neat tubular cast-on and
then moves onto a Fairy Lights colour work, which
changes into a Pixie Dust pattern for the main part of
the hat.

YARN
Walcot Yarns Opus (Sport; 70% Falkland Merino;
30% baby alpaca, 325 m / 355 yd per 100g)
MC (Grey): 1 skein

Walcot Yarns Opus mini skein (Sport; 70% Falkland
Merino; 30% baby alpaca, 65 m / 71 yds per 20g)
CC1 (Goldenrod): 1 skein
CC2 (Greenery): 1 skein

NEEDLES
- 3mm (US2.5) 40 cm / 16” circular ( or longer
length for magic loop) and DPNs for crown shaping
- 3.25mm (US3) 40 cm / 16” circular ( or longer
length for magic loop) and DPNs for crown shaping
› Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the
correct tension.

NOTIONS

  • Stitch marker
  • Tapestry needle

GAUGE
21 sts x 36 rounds = 10 cm / 4” in Stockinette stitch
worked in the round after blocking

SIZE
› 51, 56, 61 cm / 20, 22, 24” to fit head circumference
› 25 cm / 10” height
› 48, 52, 57 cm / 19, 21, 22.75” circumference