Lilia Hat by Sarah Solomon

Lilia Hat

Knitting
January 2018
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
26 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in stranded pattern
US 2 - 2.75 mm
US 3 - 3.25 mm
One Size to to fit adult head size 20 – 23”
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TIP ON SIZING: Feel free to decrease the cast-on by mulitlples of 8 stitches if you want a snugger fit for the hat. For my personal sample I went down by 8 stitches (for my little head) and I like the outcome.

Created for Vogue Knitting Live NYC 2018

This pattern is now available for individual sale as well as part of a kit.
To purchase a kit please go to the mYak site.

Stranded for warmth and weightless to wear, Lilia celebrates the subtleties of natural-dyed cashmere with changing motifs that allow the colors to interact and play off one another in varied ways from brim to crown.

If you have already purchased the Lilia Hat kit, click on this linkto enter your download code and receive the pattern.

YARN
2 skeins MC
in mYak Tibetan Cashmere Fingering
(100% cashmere, 25g/0.88 oz | 96 yds/88 m)
1 skein in each CC1 and CC2
mYak Tibetan Cashmere Fingering
(100% cashmere, 25g/0.88 oz | 96 yds/88 m)
Sample shown in Ra-ma (MC), Terracotta (CC1) and Blush (CC2)

GAUGE
26 stitches and 30 rounds = 4” in charted pattern on main fabric needle

NEEDLES
Main Fabric Needle: One 16” circular and one set of double-pointed needles (DPNs) in size needed to obtain gauge
Suggested size: US 3 (3.25 mm)
Brim Needle: One 16” circular one size smaller than main fabric needle
Suggested size: US 2 (2.75 mm)
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain correct gauge

TOOLS
Blunt tapestry needle, stitch markers

FINISHED DIMENSIONS (after blocking)
Brim circumference: 20 ½“ to fit adult head size 20 – 23”
Length: 9 ¼“