Tin Can Knits is having a buy one, get one sale! Simply put 2 TCK patterns or 2 TCK ebooks in your cart and the discount will be applied automatically
The Small Print: This sweet sale runs from Thursday February 26 to Midnight Sunday March 8th, 2015. Print books are not included. There are a few patterns that are not included: Raindrops – Adult, Chrysanthemum, Wenlock, Crossed Cardigan, Winterberry, Sword Fern, and Pont Neuf these designs are published by other companies, and we just don’t have the right to give them away.
Tofino Surfer - by Alexa Ludeman
Tofino, BC is the place to surf and be seen on the western shore of Vancouver Island. The town is full of hippies and tourists in the summer, everyone trying to get on a board and show their stuff (most of us inexperienced individuals looking more like floundering seals than sleek gods of the water). Of course, beach fashion cannot be ignored in this environment. It is crucial to look cool after hitting the waves, right? Surfing north of the 49th means wet suits in August so apres surf a warm toque is needed by the beach bonfire!
The Tofino Surfer toque can be a simple beanie or slouchy hat or you can add all the bells and whistles: eaflaps, tassels, and pompoms - whatever your groove is.
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Get the deal! Tofino Surfer is part of the book Pacific Knits: 18 Irresistible patterns inspired by the Pacific Northwest ::: $17 for the ebook or $23 for the printed book and ebook
Baby (Child, Adult S, M, L) beanie or slouch styles
Head Circumference: 16 (18, 20, 22, 24) inches
Bulky weight or DK weight held double
beanie : 85 (100, 150, 160, 170) yds bulky weight yarn
slouch: 100 (120, 170, 180, 200) yds bulky weight yarn
(for DK yardage required, double the above number)
to make earflaps, tassles and pompom requires 50 yds more
US #10 / 6 mm (or as required to meet gauge)
Gauge 16 sts / 4” (gauge in stockinette stitch)
Notions cable needle, darning needle
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