That easy Guernsey hat by La boutique de Jeanne

That easy Guernsey hat

August 2013
Aran (8 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 23 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 8 - 5.0 mm
80 - 150 yards (73 - 137 m)
Baby, toddler, child, woman, man
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You know how to Knit in the round, how to Purl, how to K2tog ?
Want a lovely textured hat for you, or as a last minute gift ?
That easy Guernsey hat is worked in the round in the traditional Guernsey style.
The pattern combines Knit and Purl stitches, and is quickly memorized.
Once you have knitted yours, you will want to knit one for the whole family, your friends, your colleague’s newborn…
Believe me : this pattern is addictive !

Instructions are written, and a chart is provided to help you with the Guernsey pattern.

This unisex pattern comes in 5 sizes (Craft Yarn Council of America’s standard sizing) :

  • baby (B) 35.5-40.5 cm/14-16”,
  • toddler (T) 40.5-45.5 cm/16-18”
  • child (C) 45.5-50.5 cm/18-20”,
  • woman (W) 50.5-56 cm/20-22”,
  • man (M) 56-61 cm/22-24”.

Yarn recommendation: I used Pingouin “Le Yarn 3 chiné”, now discontinued. You will find other yarn suggestions here on YarnSub.

NEU : Die deutsche Version ist jetzt verfügbar.
Vielen Dank an mikealuna für die Übersetzung.

NUOVO : la versione italiana è ora disponibile.

NOUVEAU : la version française est disponible en 4 tailles (bébé, enfant, femme, homme).