Little Fair Isle Hat by Purl Soho

Little Fair Isle Hat

January 2012
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
7 stitches = 1 inch
in stockinette stitch
US 4 - 3.5 mm
150 - 230 yards (137 - 210 m)
14, 16, 18" circumference
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This pattern is available for free.

If you’ve never done it, this Little Fair Isle Hat is a great place to start, small and manageable. And if you’re a veteran of the craft, then you’ll appreciate the speed of this sweet knit. Either way, some baby, toddler or child somewhere is going to be sporting a very pretty hat, made by you!

1 skein of Koigu Premium Merino, 100% merino wool. This color is #0000 and one skein is enough for two baby or toddler size hats!

5 skeins of Koigu Premium Merino Needlepoint Yarn, 100% merino wool. These colors, from the left, are #2420, #2425, #1305, #1303, and #2360.

One skein of each color is enough for two baby size hats or two toddler size hats, if you reverse the color order.