Color Block Beanie by Claire Borchardt

Color Block Beanie

Knitting
November 2019
DK (11 wpi) ?
12 stitches and 12 rows = 2 inches
in *k2, p1
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
150 yards (137 m)
Child, Teen, Adult
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The Color Block Hat is a great daily, perfect for keeping the noggin’ warm and gift knitting! Using simple knits and purls, this one is sure to fly off your needles, leaving you wanting to cast on another in a different color combo.

Size:

Size: 1 (2, 3)

Finished measurements:

1- Child (15” circumference)

2 - Adult Small (17” circumference)

3 - Adult Large (19” circumference)

Pattern is designed to be worn with 2-4” of negative ease to allow a snug fit. * Sample is knit in size 2, to fit a 20-21.5” head.

Yarn:

Autumn and Indigo Fibers Classic DK

231 yds / 100g

or appx 150 yds each in two contrasting colors of similar weight yarn

Samples:

(blue / grey)

Color A: Storm
Color B:Flint

(gold / cream)

Color A: LOMAH
Color B: Paper Hearts

Gauge:

12 sts x 12 rows = 2” on larger needles using k2, p1

Needles and Notions:

US4 / 3.5mm 16” circular needle (or DPNs)
US6 / 4.0mm 16” circular needle (or DPNs)
US6 / 4.0 32” circular needle or DPNs for crown shaping
Stitch Marker
Darning Needle
Scissors
Pom Pom Maker