Vite by Julie Hoover
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Vite

Knitting
November 2018
both are used in this pattern
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
14 stitches and 21 rows = 4 inches
in 14 stitches & 21 rounds = 4" in stockinette stitch using Needle A and two strands of Yarn A and one strand of Yarn B held together, after blocking
US 10½ - 6.5 mm
US 10 - 6.0 mm
US 9 - 5.5 mm
315 - 355 yards (288 - 325 m)
18 (20, 22)" circumference at widest; 8½ (9, 9½)" length
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A quick-knit reversible hat that’s all about celebrating the yarn. Featuring Nutmeg Fiber’s Retreat yarn & Isager’s Silk Mohair yarn (two strands of Retreat + one strand Silk Mohair held together) to create a truly unique fabric. Retreat is a naturally dyed yarn that has slight thick/thin variation and the Silk Mohair adds an angelic halo and shimmer.

Vite (French for “quick”) is knit circularly in one piece, with or without a pom-pom.

SIZES
Small (medium, large)
18 (20, 22)“ circumference at widest; 8½ (9, 9½)” length
Fits 18-19, (20-21, 22-23)“ head circumference
Sample shown is size Medium on model with #” head circumference

YARN A
Nutmeg Fibers Retreat
50% US Alpaca, 50% US Merino
350 yards / 320 meters per 100 g skein
1 skein
195 (215, 235) yards not including pom-pom

YARN B
Isager Silk Mohair
75% Kid Mohair, 25% Silk
230 yards / 212 meters per 25 g skein
1 skein
95 (105, 115) yards not including pom-pom

For a pom-pom, please add 120 yards of Yarn A and 60 Yards of Yarn B.

NOTE: Two strands of Yarn A and one strand of Yarn B are held together throughout.

Colors Shown in Stacked Photo:
Top: 2 strands Yarn A (color Light Lac & Iron) + 1 strand Yarn B (color 0)
Middle: 2 strands Yarn A (color Silverview) + 1 strand Yarn B (color 0)
Bottom: 2 strands Yarn A (color Logwood Blue) + 1 strand Yarn B (color 3M)

GAUGE
14 stitches & 21 rounds = 4” in stockinette stitch using Needle A and two strands of Yarn A and one strand of Yarn B held together, after blocking

NEEDLE A
One 16” circular needle and 1 set of double-pointed needles (DPNs)
6.5 mm / US 10½ or size needed to obtain gauge listed
NEEDLE B
One 16” circular needle one size smaller than Needle A
6 mm / US 10
NEEDLE C
One 16” circular needle two sizes smaller than Needle A
5.5 mm / US 9

OTHER MATERIALS
Stitch marker, blunt tapestry needle, T-pins, pom-pom maker (optional)

SKILL LEVEL
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