Kiernan Hat by Kate Gagnon Osborn

Kiernan Hat

Knitting
January 2015
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
16 stitches and 18 rows = 4 inches
in Colorwork Chart
US 8 - 5.0 mm
US 10 - 6.0 mm
240 yards (219 m)
18” (45.75 cm) circumference, 9.25” (23.5 cm) height.

Pattern is available as part of the Little Things Collection, in both hard copy and ebook. Price for either hard copy OR digital book PDF is $15. Hard copies can be purchased via Kelbourne Woolens here, or from one of the Kelbourne Woolens/Fibre Company stockists. Digital PDF can be purchased via ravelry here.

Kiernan is worked in the round from the bottom up. If your MC is darker than your CC, work from Chart A. If your MC is lighter than your CC, work from Chart B. There is enough yarn in each skein of Tundra to make both versions of the hat.

YARN The Fibre Company Tundra (60% merino wool, 30% baby alpaca, 10% silk; 120 yds/100 gm skein): glacier (darker) + snowdrift (lighter), 1 skein each.
GAUGE 16 sts + 18 rnds = 4” (10 cm) in Chart A or Chart B, after blocking.
NEEDLES 1 - 16” (40 cm) US 8 (5 mm) circular,
1 - 16” (40 cm) US 10 (6 mm) circular and set dpns.
NOTIONS Stitch marker, tapestry needle.
SIZE 18” (45.75 cm) circumference, 9.25” (23.5 cm) height.
SPECIAL SKILLS Colorwork knitting from charts.