Ridge line hat by Fiona Hamilton-MacLaren

Ridge line hat

Knitting
November 2018
Aran (8 wpi) ?
17 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in Stocking stitch
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 8 - 5.0 mm
100 - 150 yards (91 - 137 m)
child (small, medium, large); equivalent to a head circumference of approximately 46 (51, 56, 61) cm / 18 (20, 22, 24)”
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A simple colourwork mountain range decorates the border of this cosy beanie. Made using aran yarn the hat knits up quickly. The colourwork requires just a little of each yarn, making it perfect for using up scraps.

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Yarn: MC- 70 (80, 90) g, CC1 – 8 g, CC2 – 8 g aran weight yarn, 150 m / 90 g.
Shown in: A Little Bit Sheepish British Shetland aran in MC- “Vulcan”, CC1- “Pales”, CC2- “Juno”; 100% wool; 150 m / 90 g.

Needles: 4.5 mm / US 7 double pointed needles or circular needle(s) for working in the round on a small circumference, 40 cm / 16” length suggested.
5.0 mm / US 8 double pointed needles or circular needle(s) for working in the round on a small circumference, 40 cm / 16” length suggested.

Notions: Tapestry needle, stitch marker.

Skills: Cast on, working in the round, knit, purl, colourwork, decreasing stitches, weaving in ends.

Gauge: 17 sts and 24 rows over 10 cm / 4” in stocking stitch.

Sizing: Pattern gives stitch counts for child (small, medium, large); equivalent to a head circumference of approximately 46 (51, 56, 61) cm / 18 (20, 22, 24)”.