Catch the Wave Hat by Samantha MacKay

Catch the Wave Hat

June 2019
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
21 stitches and 29 rows = 4 inches
in St st.
US 7 - 4.5 mm
660 yards (604 m)
13¾ (17¼, 20½)" circumference and 11 (11, 11¼)" tall.
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The Catch the Wave Hat is inspired by Tofi no, a surfing destination on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. Worked in the round from the bottom up, this hat features both stranded colorwork and mosaic knitting.

Difficulty Easy

Yarn Weight 4

Finished Size 13¾ (17¼, 20½)“ circumference and 11 (11, 11¼)” tall. Hat shown measures 17¼“.

Yarn Ancient Arts Fibre Crafts Lascaux (75% Punta Arenas wool, 25% Manx Loaghtan wool; 220 yd 201 m/3½ oz 100 g): Rill (MC), Indus Valley (CC1), and Denim 2 (CC2), 1 skein each.

Needles Size 7 (4.5 mm): 16” circular (cir) and set of double pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Marker (m); tapestry needle.

Gauge 21 sts and 29 rnds = 4” in St st.

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  • This hat is worked in the round from the bottom up.

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