Suspension Slouch by Kira Dulaney

Suspension Slouch

October 2015
DK (11 wpi) ?
21 stitches and 38 rows = 4 inches
in Biba Trellis
US 6 - 4.0 mm
120 - 190 yards (110 - 174 m)
Hat Circumference: 16"(18.5", 21.25")
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This highly-textured slouchy hat was inspired by the cutouts on the towers of the Golden Gate Bridge, which frame the sky and clouds behind. The slip-stitch pattern is both written and charted, and is easy even for a newer knitter to master. The stitch is quite stretchy, so choose a size 2-3” smaller than your head for a good fit. Make the Suspension Cowl for a matching set!

4” = 21 sts and 38 rounds in Biba Trellis
Note: yarn shown usually knits at 21-24 sts to 4” in Stocking Stitch

child(adult small, adult large)

Hat Circumference: 16”(18.5”, 21.25”)

120(170, 190) yards DK weight yarn
US 6 (4mm) 16” circular needles or size needed to obtain gauge
US 6 (4mm) set of 4 double-pointed needles or size needed to obtain gauge
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