Permafrost Hat by Clare Lakewood

Permafrost Hat

Knitting
September 2019
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
32 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
in Permafrost patt on larger needle.
US 3 - 3.25 mm
US 4 - 3.5 mm
394 yards (360 m)
13¼ (15¾, 18½, 21, 23¾)" circumference and 6¼ (6¾, 6¾, 8, 8½)" (short brim) or 7¾ (8¼, 8¼, 9½, 10)" tall (deep brim).
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Inspired by the patterns of frost on a wintry window, the Permafrost Hat features twisted stitches and faux-cable patterns, plus two options for brim length.

Difficulty Intermediate

Yarn Weight 1

Finished Size 13¼ (15¾, 18½, 21, 23¾)“ circumference and 6¼ (6¾, 6¾, 8, 8½)” (short brim) or 7¾ (8¼, 8¼, 9½, 10)“ tall (deep brim). Hats shown measure 18½” circumference and 8¼“ tall (mauve) and 21” circumference and 8” tall (green).

Yarn O-Wool O-Wash Fingering (100% machine-washable certified organic Merino; 394 yd 360 m/3½ oz 100 g): Pearly Mussel (mauve) or Brook Trout (green), 1 ball.

Needles Sizes 3 (3.25 mm) and 4 (3.5 mm): 16” circular (cir). Size 4 (3.5 mm): set of double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Marker (m); cable needle (cn); tapestry needle.

Gauge 32 sts and 40 rnds = 4” in Permafrost patt on larger needle.

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NOTES

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

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