Mended Heart Hat and Socks Set by Cheryl Toy

Mended Heart Hat and Socks Set

Knitting
March 2019
Sport (12 wpi) ?
27 stitches and 37 rows = 4 inches
in St st.
US 3 - 3.25 mm
306 - 459 yards (280 - 420 m)
Hat: 16½ (19, 21¼)" circumference at brim. Hat shown measures 19". Socks: 7 (8, 9, 10)" foot circumference and 9½" long from back of heel to tip of toe; foot length is adjustable. Socks shown measure 8".
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The Mended Heart Hat and Socks Set features embroidered hearts that showcase the resilience and passion of the heart. The hat is worked in the round from the bottom up, and the socks are worked from the cuff down with a short-row heel.

HAT:

Difficulty Easy

Yarn Weight 1

Finished Size 16½ (19, 21¼)“ circumference at brim. Hat shown measures 19”.

Yarn Sugar Bush Yarns Itty-Bitty (65% fine superwash merino wool, 25% nylon, 10% cashmere; 153 yd 140 m/1¾ oz 50 g): #5012 slate (gray; MC), 1 (1, 2) ball(s); #5001 buttercream (white; CC), 1 ball.

Needles Size 3 (3.25 mm): 16” circular (cir) and set of double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers (m); tapestry needle; 10 yd red fingering-weight yarn for embroidery.

Gauge 27 sts and 37 rnds = 4” in St st.

Notes

  • This hat is worked in the round from the bottom up.

SOCKS:

Difficulty Intermediate

Yarn Weight 1

Finished Size 7 (8, 9, 10)“ foot circumference and 9½” long from back of heel to tip of toe; foot length is adjustable. Socks shown measure 8”.

Yarn Sugar Bush Yarns Itty-Bitty (65% fine superwash merino wool, 25% nylon, 10% cashmere; 153 yd 140 m/1¾ oz 50 g): #5001 buttercream (white; MC), 2 balls; #5012 slate (gray; CC), 1 ball.

Needles Size 2 (2.75 mm). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers (m); tapestry needle; 10 yd red fingering-weight yarn for embroidery.

Gauge 32 sts and 46 rnds = 4” in St st.

Notes

  • These socks are worked from the cuff down with a short-row heel. The heart motifs are embroidered.

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