Leviosa by iknit2purl2

Leviosa

Knitting
January 2019
iknit2purl2 Yarns - Nova
both are used in this pattern
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
32 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches
in colorwork pattern after blocking
US 2 - 2.75 mm
US 3 - 3.25 mm
US 5 - 3.75 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
190 yards (174 m)
Child (17 in/ 43 cm), Adult Small/Medium (18.5 in/47 cm), Adult Large (20 in/51 cm)
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The Leviosa Hat pattern is available in both fingering weight and worsted weight versions. Both versions are included in this pattern!!! The hat starts with a 1x1 rib and then continues with a Scandinavian inspired colorwork pattern. An optional Pom Pom completes the look. This is a great project to use leftover yarn in your stash!

FINGERING WEIGHT VERSION
FINISHED DIMENSIONS
Child - 17 inches (43 cm) in diameter (unstretched).
8.5 inches (22 cm) from edge to crown.

Adult Small/Medium - 18.5 inches (47 cm) in diameter (unstretched).
9 inches (23 cm) from edge to crown.

Adult Large - 20 inches (51 cm) in diameter (unstretched).
9 inches (23 cm) from edge to crown.

Length can easily be modified for a more slouchy effect.

GAUGE
32 stitches and 36 rows = 4 in/10 cm in colorwork pattern using larger needles after blocking.

YARN
iknit2purl2 Yarns Nova fingering weight yarn -100% superwash yarn mini skeins - per Skein 20g, 92 yds (84 cm). Yardage shown below for amounts needed to knit size large; smaller sizes will require less yarn.

Main Color (MC): Dove White - 3 mini skeins. 103 ads (94m) 28g used for size large

Contrast Color 1 (CC1): Shadow - 2 mini skeins - 81 yes (74m) 22g used in sample.

Contrast Color 2 (CC2): Earl Grey - 1 Mini Skein - 22 yes (20m) 6g used in sample.

NOTIONS
stitch marker, tapestry needle, pom pom (optional)

WORSTED WEIGHT VERSION

FINISHED DIMENSIONS
Child: 17 in (43 cm) in diameter (unstretched); 7 in (18 cm) from edge to crown.

Adult Small/Medium: 19 in (48 cm) in diameter (unstretched); 8 in (20 cm) from edge to crown.

Adult Large: 21 in (53 cm) in diameter (unstretched); 8 in (20 cm) from edge to crown.

Length can be easily modified for a more slouch effect.

GAUGE
20 stitches and 20 rows = 4 in/10 cm in colorwork pattern using larger needles after blocking.

NEEDLES
US Size 5 (3.75mm) - sixteen inch circular needles
US Size 7 (4.5 mm) - sixteen inch circular needles
US Size 7 (4.5 mm) - Double Pointed Needles (DPNs)

YARN
Brooklyn Tweed Shelter – worsted weight yarn 100% American Wool, per skein 140 yds (128m), 50 g. Yardage shown below for amounts needed to knit size large; smaller sizes will require less yarn.

Main Color (MC) - Snowbound – 1 skein -70 yds (64m), 25g used in sample.

Contrast Color 1 (CC1) – Cast Iron – 1 skein – 70 yds (64m), 25g used in sample.

Contrasting Color 2 (CC2) – Soot – 1 skein – 14 yds (13m), 5g used in sample.

NOTIONS
Stitchmarker, Scissors, Tapetry Needle