October by Sarah Jo Burch


October 2016
Aran (8 wpi) ?
9 stitches and 14 rows = 2 inches
in stockinette
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 9 - 5.5 mm
120 - 180 yards (110 - 165 m)
This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

A quick hat, perfect for keeping warm while outside enjoying the autumn air. I love the mossy look of the chunky green tweed with the blue tagua button!

-2 balls of Elsebeth Lavold Silky Wool XL (I used #018 sap green)
-US size 7 16” circular needles (or DPNs, if you prefer)
-US size 9 16” circular needles, plus another US size 9 circ, or/plus DPNs, for doing the crown decreases
-A removable marker for beginning of round
-A button or other embellishment, if you’d like

Finished dimensions: 20.5” circumference (negative ease), 9-12.5” deep from center of crown