Snowswept Hat by Jill Zielinski

Snowswept Hat

Knitting
January 2018
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in colorwork, blocked on larger needle
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 0 - 2.0 mm
205 - 275 yards (187 - 251 m)
Approx 17 (19, 23)" / 34 (48, 58) cm brim circumference x 10.5" / 27 cm height
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A bold, modern take on traditional Fair Isle. The large scale colorwork keeps the knitting approachable, and freshens up this classic motif at the same time. Paired with your favorite outerwear, this piece is sure to keep you cozy and stylish whether you’re hitting the slopes or out running errands!

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
Approx 17 (19, 23)“ / 34 (48, 58) cm brim circumference x 10.5” / 27 cm height

Sample shown in size 19” / 48 cm.

YARN
• CC1: Approx 70 (80, 95) yds / 64 (73, 87) m of fingering weight yarn
• CC2: Approx 95 (105, 125) yds / 87 (96, 114) m of fingering weight yarn
• CC3: Approx 40 (45, 55) yds / 37 (41, 50) m of fingering weight yarn

Sample featured in: Plucky Knitter Oxford 2.0 (75% merino, 25% cashmere; 430 yd / 393 m per 115 g) in Morticia (CC1), Feather Duster (CC2), and Avocado Toast (CC3) 1 skein each color.

Other recommended Plucky Knitter bases:
• Bello
• Cashmere Sport
• Feet
• Oxford
• Oxford 2.0
• Primo Fingering
• Trusty Fingering

GAUGE
24 sts and 28 rounds = 4” / 10 cm in colorwork, blocked on larger needle

NEEDLES
Needles listed are suggested. Always take time to swatch.
• Gauge Needle: Size US 4 (3.5 mm) 16” / 40 cm circular needles and DPNs
• Smaller Needle: Size US 2 (2.75 mm) 16” / 40 cm circular needles

TOOLS
Stitch markers, tapestry needle, and faux fur pom pom (optional)

NOTES
• Hat is knit in-the-round from the bottom up.
• Chart is worked in St st (knit every round).