Courser Hat by Jennifer Dassau

Courser Hat

November 2016
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in Broken Rib
US 8 - 5.0 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
115 - 175 yards (105 - 160 m)
S (M, L)
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Four ribbing-based textured stitch patterns combine in a slouchy hat that is completely reversible. The combination of knits, purls and slipped stitches is highly effective with variegated yarns, and equally beautiful in semi-solids.

Techniques & Skills Used: cable CO, knit/purl, slipped stitches, decreasing, working in the round; instructions for stitch patterns are in written form.

Size: S (M, L); 16 (19.25, 22.5)” brim circumference and 8.5 (9, 9.5)” tall, unstretched; shown in Medium.

Yarn: Malabrigo Yarn Rios (100% superwash merino wool; 210 yards/ 192m/100g), size M shown in Candombe; 1 skein, or approximately 115 (145, 175) yards of worsted weight wool yarn.

Other Materials: US 7 (4.5mm) for brim and US 8 (5mm) 16” circular needle and dpns, or size to match gauge; Stitch markers (8); Yarn needle.

Gauge: 20 st and 28 rows/4” in Broken Rib, unstretched after blocking.

Thank you to my wonderful tech editor Kate Vanover.
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