Technicolor Whirl by Rose Beck

Technicolor Whirl

December 2013
Sport (12 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in stranded pattern
US 5 - 3.75 mm
US 3 - 3.25 mm
210 - 250 yards (192 - 229 m)
Small (Medium; Large)
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A whirly, twirly hat worked in the round with an easy stranded colorwork sequence that is offset every few rows, making bold, graphic waves. A great first stranded project, Technicolor Whirl is fun to make and fun to wear. This pattern is for intermediate knitters.

SIZES: Small (Medium; Large)

19 (20; 21) inches circumference and 8 (8.5; 9) inches high

--130 (140; 150) yds sport-weight yarn in MC
--20 (20; 25) yds each of 4 different CCs
Sample shown in The Plucky Knitter Traveler Sport 65% merino wool, 25% silk, 10% yak; 320 yds per 100g skein); colors: Transatlantic (MC), Brulee, Technicolor Teal, Honey Wilkes, and Icey Audrey.
--one 16-inch US #3/3.25 mm circular needle
--one 16-inch US #5/3.75 mm circular needle
--one set of US#5/3.75 double pointed needles
--tapestry needle for weaving in ends
--stitch marker