Igloo by Woolly Wormhead
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February 2008
Aran (8 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in unblocked Stocking Stitch
US 7 - 4.5 mm
151 - 230 yards (138 - 210 m)
20, 22, 24 in/50.75, 56, 61 cm

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Igloo is an ear-flap (chullo) Hat for those with ponytails!
Knitted top-down and in the round, this is suitable for adventurous beginners or intermediate knitters.

There are optional ties from the ear-flaps also included and, with the sizes given, this Hat is also ideal for children.

151 (168, 192) yd/139 (154, 176) m
38yd/35m for a 6x6in/15x15cm swatch in St.St.
Aran weight, plied yarn

Needles & Notions
Set 4.5mm/UK7/US7 DPNs/Circular or size needed to obtain gauge
Stitch marker as necessary
Tapestry needle

Sample details
Shown in Frog Tree Alpaca Worsted(174yd/160m per 100g; 100% Alpaca)
Shown in size 24in/61cm on model with 24in/61cm circumference head

18 sts x 24 rows to 4in/10cm on 4.5mm needles over St.St.

To fit size: 20 (22, 24) in/50.75 (56, 61) cm
Finished size: 18.5 (20.25, 21.75) in/47 (51.5, 55.25) cm

Alternative yarn
Misti Alpaca Worsted (218yd/200m per 100g; 100% Alpaca)

Skills required
Knit & purl sts, knitting in the round, increases & decreases

Pattern contents
Written instructions; illustrated tutorials for Circular Cast-on & Knitting in the Round

Do you need help with this pattern? We have a specific discussion thread in the Wormhead’s Hats group where you can ask any questions.

Published February 2008
PDF file size: 2.8MB
Product no.: WW049KIgloo
Technical editor: Tana Pageler