Rainy Day Hat by Melanie Berg

Rainy Day Hat

Knitting
March 2020
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
17 stitches and 21 rows = 2 inches
in stockinette stitch, blocked
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
133 - 189 yards (122 - 173 m)
XS (S, M, L) / Age 6-8 (9-12, teens & adults, large adults - see below)
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Rainy days won’t get you down when you’re wearing this cozy cap!

The Rainy Day Hat features a ribbed hem and stockinette body with
crown shaping, as well as a “sunburst” accent row.

Knit it with Wool of Fame’s Yak Mix Fine for a delightfully soft fabric.
The accent row can be knit with whatever yarn you have on hand — since you need less than 2g, it’s perfect for using up leftovers.

Don’t forget to pair it with the Rainy Day Mitts for a cheerful set!

Yardage
Wool of Fame Yak Mix Fine
1 skein in Taupe / Petrol / Rosewood / Mint (main color)
• XS: 32 g / 128 yds [118 m]
• S: 36 g / 144 yds [132 m]
• M: 42 g / 168 yds [154 m]
• L: 46 g / 184 yds [169 m]

Less then 2 g of any fingering weight yarn (contrasting color)
• Walk Collection Cottage Merino in Bono used for the taupe hat in size XS
• North Light Fibers Forever Lace in White Sand, held double, used for the petrol hat in size S
• Bumblebirch Glen in Eggplant, used for the rosewood hat in size M
• Shibui Knits Lunar in Pollen, used for the mint hat in size L

Sizes XS (S, M L)
circumference: 14 (15, 16.5, 17.5)“ / 35.5 (37.5, 41, 43.5) cm
length: 7.5 (8.25, 9, 9.75)” / 19 (21, 23, 25) cm


Pattern has been tech edited and test knitted.

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