Fair Owl Hat by Corina Cook

Fair Owl Hat

Knitting
October 2013
DK (11 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 34 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette
US 5 - 3.75 mm
100 - 150 yards (91 - 137 m)
S, M, L
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Warm up at any cool weather Hoot-enanny in this cozy Fair Owl hat!

With easy-to-follow instructions, this hat can be made in just a few days, and the charted color-work keeps the rounds from becoming tedious. The crown is worked in traditional Fair Isle style.

The facial expressions are added after the hat is knitted: sleepy, winking, happy, weary, scrunched eyes, an owl for every mood.

Fair Owl Hat
Pattern © Corina Cook 2013

Kraemer Yarns
Tatamy Tweed
DK Weight
45% Cotton
55% Acrylic
Machine wash, tumble dry

Colors Used:

Oatmeal Y1610
Tan: Birch Y1612
Dark Brown: Walnut Y1602
White: Baby Powder Y1711

Finished measurements:
S: 17”, M: 20”, L: 23”

Gauge:
22 sts and 34 rows = 4”
With stockinette stitch

Tools used:
Size 5 16” circular needle or size needed to obtain gauge
Yarn needle for detail and finishing

  • hat on mannequin is L size