Rooda Hat by Simone Bechtold

Rooda Hat

Knitting
November 2019
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette in the round, after blocking
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
202 - 252 yards (185 - 230 m)
43.5 (46.5, 49) cm / 17.25 (18.5, 19.5) in circumference
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Rooda

This cosy hat comes in two styles (Rooda A and Rooda B), two heights (fitted and slouchy) and three sizes. That’s 12 different hats right there, plus the fun that comes with the pompom!

The samples show Rooda A with yellow top in Size 2 (slouchy) and Rooda B with green top in Size 3 (fitted).

Sizes
1 (2, 3); fitted (slouchy)
Circumference: 43.5 (46.5, 49) cm / 17.25 (18.5, 19.5) in
Length: 21-22 (25-26) cm / 8.25-8.5 (10-10.25) in
Recommended to be worn with up to 10 cm (4 in) of negative ease.

Yarn
The Fibre Co. Cumbria (worsted weight; 60 % merino, 30 % Masham, 10 % Mohair; 218 m per 100 g / 238 yds per 3.53 oz) in four different colours
The pattern contains a table with actual yarn consumption for each colour.

Gauge and Needles
22 sts x 28 rounds = 10 x 10 cm (4 x 4 in) worked in plain stockinette in the round on smaller needles. Larger needles should be 0.5 mm or one US size larger than smaller needles.

4 mm (US 6) or size needed to match gauge (smaller needles)
4.5 mm (US 7) for colourwork parts (larger needles)

The pattern uses written instructions combined with charts for the colourwork parts.