Paintbox Hat & Mitts by Sarah Cooke

Paintbox Hat & Mitts

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Knitting
November 2018
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in Texture Stitch using larger needle
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
240 - 380 yards (219 - 347 m)
S(M, L)
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Inspired by my Paintbox pullover these colourful accessories are great for using up leftover yarn. The hat is designed to be worn either slouchy or with the brim folded up for a fitted beanie. Both hat and mitts are worked in a simple all over texture pattern.

Sizes:
Hat: S(M, L) to fit head circumference approx. 19(21.5, 24) inches / 48(55, 61) cm

Mitts: S(M, L) to fit hand circumference approx. 6(7.5, 8.5) inches / 15(19, 21.5) cm

Skills Required:
Knit in the round
Pick up stitches

Yarn:
Cascade Yarns 220 Superwash Merino (100% merino – 100g/220 yards):

(A) Navy x 1 skein
(B) Peacock Green x 1 skein
(C) Silver Heather x 1 skein

Hat: approx. 45(50, 60) yds / 41(46, 55) m of Colour A, 50(65, 75) yds / 46(60, 68) m of Colour B and 55(70, 80) yds / 50(64, 73) m of Colour C in a worsted weight yarn.

Mitts: approx. 25(40, 45) yds / 23(37, 41) m of Colour A, 25(40, 50) yds / 23(37, 46) m of Colour B and 40(55, 70) yds / 37(50, 64) m of Colour C in a worsted weight yarn.

Needles & Notions:
US 6 (4mm) 16 inch (40cm) circular needle and set of double pointed needles
US 7 (4.5mm) 16 inch (40cm) circular needle and set of double pointed needles
Yarn needle
Stitch markers
Waste yarn