Dressage Cap by Bethany Hick

Dressage Cap

July 2013
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
32 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in charted patt.
US 2 - 2.75 mm
462 yards (422 m)
21" circumference and 6" tall.
This pattern is available from interweave.com for $4.55.

-Designer Bethany Hick
-Finished Size 21” circumference and 6” tall.
-Yarn Knit Picks Palette (100% wool; 213 yd 195 m/1¾oz
50g): verdant heather (MC) and lichen (CC), 1 ball each. Yarn distributed by Crafts Americana.
-Needles Size 2 (2.75 mm): 16” circular (cir) and set of double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
-Notions Markers (m); stitch holder; tapestry needle; sewing needle; sewing thread; covered button kit size 7/8” and two ¾“; sheet of craft foam.
-Gauge 32 sts and 30 rows = 4” in charted patt.

Smart equestrian shaping is the base for this Fair Isle hat. Brim is worked first.