Cardamom Coffee by Caitlin Hunter

Cardamom Coffee

December 2016
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
30 stitches and 34 rows = 4 inches
in colorwork
US 2 - 2.75 mm
US 3 - 3.25 mm
180 - 240 yards (165 - 219 m)
Child (Adult S/M, Adult L) [17, 18.5, 20.5" unstretched circ.]
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Nothing cuts the chill of winter quite like the spice and warmth of a hot drink. Your morning cup of coffee can be made extra luxurious with a dash of cardamom in the grounds. Add a touch of luxury to the rest of your winter with this cozy hat, whose simple yet effective colorwork lets you evoke some of your own internal spice. Top it off with a fluffy pompom for extra snug factor!
This pattern was designed to be used with just half a dozen of Madelinetosh’s wonderful unicorn tails in three colours. Whether you choose from their rainbow of options, or opt to stash bust instead, this pattern is perfect for getting big impact with minimal financial commitment!

You’ll need:
Madelinetosh Merino Light Unicorn Tails (100% merino wool, 52 yards)
Color A: 3 tails (130 yds/ 119 m)
Color B: 2 tails (80 yds/ 73 m)
Color C: 1 tail (10 yds/ 9 m)

-or equivalent amounts of any other fingering weight yarn

Sample shown in:
Color A (dark brown): Whiskey Barrel
Color B (off-white): Antique Lace
Color C (rust): Glazed Pecan