Changing Diamonds Hat and Mittens Set by Mone Dräger

Changing Diamonds Hat and Mittens Set

Knitting
September 2018
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 35 rows = 4 inches
in St st on smaller needles
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
490 yards (448 m)
Hat: 20.25 (22.25)” head circumference and 9 (9.5)” tall ; Mittens: 6.75 (8.25, 9.5)” hand circumference and 9 (10.5, 11.5)” long
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This pattern is available from interweave.com for $14.99.

The Changing Diamonds Hat and Mittens Set is a fresh, modern, and fun take on matching accessories. The updated color palette and geometric colorwork motif make this a great first colorwork project.

DESIGNER Mone Dräger

DIFFICULTY Intermediate

FINISHED SIZE Hat: 20.25 (22.25)” head circumference and 9 (9.5)” tall. Hat shown measures 20.25”. Mittens: 6.75 (8.25, 9.5)” hand circumference and 9 (10.5, 11.5)” long. Mittens shown measure 8.25”.

YARN Brown Sheep Company Nature Spun Worsted (100% wool; 245 yd / 3.5 oz): #N21 mallard (A) and #720 ash (B), 1 ball each.

NEEDLES Sizes 4 (3.5 mm) and 6 (4 mm): 16″ circular and set of double-pointed. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

NOTIONS Markers; stitch holders; contrasting waste yarn; tapestry needle.

GAUGE 24 sts and 35 rnds = 4″ in St st on smaller needles.

NOTES The hat and mittens are worked in the round from the bottom up.