Fruit Salad Hat by Midori Hirose

Fruit Salad Hat

August 2013
Sport (12 wpi) ?
21 stitches = 4 inches
in stranded colorwork after wet-blocking
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
180 - 360 yards (165 - 329 m)
one size
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Stranded colorwork hat. You can use 3 to 7 colors. I made coloring page in pattern, so you can enjoy choosing your color with colored pencils.

Yarn: Sport weight wool yarn. Photographed with yarns Rauma Finullgarn (165 meter,180 yard/50g).

Main color for ribbing: 120 meter. 132 yards
Contrast color: about 60 meter 66 yards for each color

following techniques are shown in illustration:

  • Stretchy Cast On
  • Wet block gauge swatch
  • Magic Loop
  • Traveling jogless stripes in the round

following techniques, you can click and access to the video of my YouTube channel:

  • Stretchy Cast On

If you need more technical help, i will make new videos or illustration.

If you can knit, purl and knit in the round, you can start your project only with this pattern.

If you have any questions, please give me message or e-mail or write a comment in this page.

I hope, you can enjoy with this pattern!




糸:中細のウール、もしくはアルパカ。写真の作品はノルウェーのRaumaという会社の pt2 という糸(165メートル/50グラム) で編んでいます。

模様に使う色 :一色の模様につき、それぞれ約60メートル


  • スウォッチの水通しの仕方、
  • エストニアの伸縮性のある作り目、
  • 輪編みでボーダーを編むときに段差が見えなくなる方法、
  • マジックループ(長い輪針を使った輪編み)