Ride On by Gretchen Ceule

Ride On

Knitting
December 2020
both are used in this pattern
Sport (12 wpi) ?
25 stitches and 33 rows = 4 inches
in Main color in stockinette
US 3 - 3.25 mm
US 5 - 3.75 mm
195 - 210 yards (178 - 192 m)
Adult S, M
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Ride On was designed to highlight the changing colors in Spincycle’s Dyed in the Wool yarn. This hat is knit from the bottom up, in the round with some easy colorwork rows. Watching the colors change as you go makes this one go fast. You could also create your own striping with bits of partials on hand.

Sizes and yardage are approximate and will depend on your gauge.

Sizes: Adult S(M)

Finished Measurements:
19(20)“ 48 (53) cm circumference unstretched
by 9” (23 cm) tall

Yarn:
MC: approx. 140 (150) yds 130 (140 ) m Farmer’s Daughter Recollect (100% Wool - Rambouillet, 200 yards (183 meters) or other sport weight yarn.
CC: approx. 55 (60) yds 50 (55) m Spincycle Yarns Dyed in the Wool Sport Weight (100% superwashed American Wool, 200 yds (183 m) or other sport weight yarn.

Gauge
25 sts and 33 rows= 4” (10 cm) stockinette
in MC blocked

Needles:
US 3 (3.25 mm) circular needles
US 5 (3.75 mm) circular needles
US 5 (3.75 mm) dpns

Notions
tapestry needle
stitch marker
pompom optional

Samples shown:

  • Farmer’s Daughters Fibers Recollect I’ve Got a Dream to Remember & Spincyle Dyed in the Wool Pick Your Poison
  • Farmer’s Daughters Fibers Sinopah & Spincyle Dyed in the Wool Ruination
  • Plucky Knitter Halo Fingering (heavy fingering) Powdered Sugar & Spincyle Dyed in the Wool Mississippi Marsala