The Overlook Hat (From The Shining) by FogKnits

The Overlook Hat (From The Shining)

Knitting
October 2014
Aran (8 wpi) ?
18 stitches = 4 inches
in Stockinette Stitch
US 7 - 4.5 mm
160 - 190 yards (146 - 174 m)
Adult
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A stranded colorwork hat, knit in the round, from the top down. Inspired by the iconic carpet of The Hotel Overlook in Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining, this hat was designed with diehard film buffs in mind!

Difficulty: Advanced
Techniques used: Circular Cast On, Provisional Cast On, I-Cord Bind Off, Stranded Colorwork, Chart Reading

Sample Yarn: Karabella Yarns Aurora 8, 98 yds/50 g ball

Main Color: Russett (1313) 98 yds
Contrast Color 1: Goldenrod (704) ~50 yds
Contrast Color 2: Red (70) ~15 yds

For the ink conscious: The entire pattern, including the chart, is on page 2. Due to the 3 color chart, it is necessary to print this page in color. Page 1 is yarn/gauge/needle details, not necessary to print this.