Brooklime by Rachel Coopey

Brooklime

Knitting
April 2018
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
32 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
in Colourwork pattern
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
US 2 - 2.75 mm
381 - 508 yards (348 - 465 m)
To fit head circumference: 53.5 (57, 62) cm [21 (22½, 24½) in]
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Brooklime is a striking stranded colourwork hat using 3 shades of baa ram ewe’s lovely Pip Colourwork. Named after the British native wildflower Brooklime- a low-creeping perennial with spreading stems and is a plant of shallow standing pretty blue flowers.

SIZES
Small (Medium, Large)
To fit head circumference: 53.5 (57, 62) cm 21 (22½, 24½) in

YARN
baa ram ewe Pip Colourwork
Yarn A: Lotherton - 1 ball
Yarn B: Coal - 1 ball
Yarn C: White Rose - 1 ball
(Pom pom shown in Brass Band – 1 ball is required for a 7cm
2¾ in pompom)

NEEDLES & NOTIONS
2.5mm UK 13-12/US 1.5 circular needle, 40cm 16in long or
2.5mm UK 13-12/US 1.5 set of five DPNs, or size needed to
get correct tension in 2 x 2 Rib pattern
2.75mm UK 12/US 2 circular needle, 40cm 16in long and
2.75mm UK 12/US 2 set of five DPNs, or size needed to get
correct tension in Colourwork st st pattern
Stitch marker and a Tapestry needle