Pixelated Hat by Jennifer Beaumont
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Pixelated Hat

Knitting
November 2014
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette and k2p2 ribbing
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
159 - 270 yards (145 - 247 m)
XS (S, M, L) Finished Unstretched Circumference at Brim: 16 (17.5, 19.25, 20.75)” / 40 (44, 48, 52) cm
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Pixelated Hat is worked seamlessly in a stranded colorwork pattern that shifts background color and contrast color for a unexpected color block effect. Knit the folded ribbed version of this slouchy hat for double warmth, or choose the contrast brim version for an extra kick of color.

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SIZES
XS (S, M, L)
Finished Unstretched Circumference at Brim: 16 (17.5, 19.25, 20.75)” / 40 (44, 48, 52) cm
intended to fit with up to 2-3” of negative ease

YARN
Folded Brim version:
worsted weight wool yarn in color A
100 (122, 137, 170) yards / 92 (111, 126, 156) meters
worsted weight wool yarn in color B 64 (78, 88, 109) yards / 59 (71, 80, 100) meters
Contrast Brim Version:
worsted weight wool yarn in color A
90 (112, 122, 158) yards / 82 (102, 112, 145) meters;
worsted weight wool yarn in color B 69 (85, 102, 115) yards / 63 (78, 93, 105) meters

Folded Brim sample knit in The Plucky Knitter Trusty:
1) “Keep it Classy” (A) and a navy blue One Hit Wonder (B)
2) Wintry Mix (A) and Miss Manners (B)
Contrast brim sample knit in Madelinetosh DK Twist: Dr. Zhivago’s Sky (A) and Neon Peach (B)

NEEDLES & NOTIONS
US 6 / 4.0 mm circular knitting needle in preferred style for small circumference knitting in the round*
US 4 / 3.5 mm circular knitting needle in preferred style for small circumference knitting in the round*
tapestry needle
2 stitch markers
waste yarn
or size to obtain gauge (smaller needle is used for ribbing)

GAUGE
20 sts and 28 rows = 4” (10cm ) in pixelated stranded pattern
20 sts and 28 rows = 4” (10cm) in k2p2 rib pattern. To ensure proper fit, please take time to check gauge in both stitch patterns.

SKILLS
knitting
purling
increasing
decreasing
stranded knitting
reading a chart
circular knitting
knitting small circumference in the round

Thank you to Ashwini Jambhekar for Technical Editing