Bristlecone Hat by Nailya Plaskey

Bristlecone Hat

October 2018
Bayview Fiber Arts Warf Worsted
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
10 stitches and 18 rows = 2 inches
in garter stitch on larger needles
US 5 - 3.75 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
140 - 190 yards (128 - 174 m)
child and adult
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Skill level: beginner to intermediate
Finished dimensions: Sized for children and adults (head circumference 20”/50cm - 22”/55cm)
Yarn: worsted weight yarn, size 4; about 3.4 oz/96 g, 167 y/153 m for Adult size. I used 1 skein of Bayview Fiber Arts yarn Wharf Worsted base in Grasslands colorway.
Needles: double pointed needles or a circular needle size 3.75 mm/ US5 and size 4.5 mm / US7 or size to obtain gauge
Other materials: stitch marker, tapestry needle.
Gauge: 10 st and 18 rows = 2” in garter stitch on larger size needle
To save time, please check your gauge.

Bristlecone hat evokes images of hiking through pine forests and enjoying the beauty of nature.
A quick knit with an engaging texture of lace and bobbles make a perfect project to give in a busy season.