REVISED EDITION PUBLISHED JANUARY 2015.
This pattern features modular knitting, both squares and triangles. A folded up brim keeps your ears extra warm. Instructions are for 6 sizes, from baby through large adult. I knit the adult medium and used about 270 yards.
14 16, 18, 20, 22, 24 in
Happy Fuzzy Yarn Superwash Sport (hand dyed
sport weight yarn) 100% superwash merino wool ; 330 yd per 4 oz skein ; color shown: Sugar Plum Fairy; 1 skein.
1 set US #5/3.75mm straightneedles
1 US #5/3.75mm circular needle (16 inch length) or 1
set US #5/3.75mm dpns (use circular needle for larger sizes, dpns for smaller sizes)
1 stitch marker
crochet hook, US size F/3.75mm
23 sts/50 rows = 4” in garter st
basic knitting skills (casting on, knit and purl stitch, basic
increases and decreases, binding off)
knitting in the round
basic crochet skills