Big Nutbrown Hare Hat by Sally Cameron

Big Nutbrown Hare Hat

Knitting
May 2019
DK (11 wpi) ?
25 stitches and 33 rows = 4 inches
in stocking stitch
US 4 - 3.5 mm
231 - 347 yards (211 - 317 m)
Child (Teen, Adult ) to fitto fit: 47 - 50cm (51 - 56cm, 57 -61cm) / 18.5 - 19.5” (20 – 21”, 22 – 23”)
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I designed the baby version of the Little Nutbrown Hare hat many years ago and it is still my go-to hat for friends are having a baby. But over the years I have had many requests to make the pattern for older children and even adults. Finally, that is now a reality and the Big Nutbrown Hare Hat is available. Same cute hat and cables now for older children and adults.

Needles
3.5mm / US 4 at least 100cm / 40” long or size to obtain gauge (for magic loop)
or 3.5mm / US 4 cable 40cm / 16” with dpns for crown decrease.
or DPNs in the correct size if you prefer.

Yarn
DK weight yarn 100g; 212m / 230yds

Samples knitted Hartlam, Sutherland DK 75% Superwash Merino, 20% Silk, 5% Silver Stellina in the Colourway: Howling North Wind (Grey)
And
Three Irish Girls, Springvale Super Merino, 100% Merino Wool in Colourway: Chocolate Covered Cherry (Brown)

Yardage: Child and Teen 1 skein 100g; 211m /231yds
Adult 150g; 317m / 347yds

Notions
Stitch markers
Tapestry needle for weaving in ends
2 pieces of ribbon in a colour of your choice (approximately 35cm/14” each)

Gauge
25 stitches and 33 rows over 10cm/4” stocking stitch in the round, blocked

Sizes
Child, (Teen, Adult)
to fit: 47 - 50cm (51 - 56cm, 57 -61cm) / 18.5 - 19.5” (20 – 21”, 22 – 23”)

Finished un-stretched dimensions:
Circumference
35.5cm (38 ,41) cm / 14” (15”, 16)”

Length from crown to rib:
Child and Teen: 22cm / 7.5”
Adult: 23cm / 8.5”