Thicket Hat by Leah McGlone

Thicket Hat

Knitting
January 2015
Aran (8 wpi) ?
19 stitches and 22.5 rows = 4 inches
in Lace pattern
US 8 - 5.0 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
196 yards (179 m)
18.5” (47 cm) brim circumference, 10.75” (27.25 cm) height.
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Pattern is available as part of the Little Things Collection, in both hard copy and ebook. Price for either hard copy OR digital book PDF is $15. Hard copies can be purchased via Kelbourne Woolens here, or from one of the Kelbourne Woolens/Fibre Company stockists. Digital PDF can be purchased via ravelry here.

Thicket is worked in the round from the bottom up. After completing the body, the crown is worked in an integrated decrease pattern. Change to dpns when stitches no longer fit comfortably on the circular needle.

YARN The Fibre Company Terra (40% baby alpaca, 40% merino wool + 20% silk; 98 yds/50 gm skein): sorrel, 2 skeins.
GAUGE 19 sts + 22.5 rnds = 4” (10 cm) in Thicket Hat patt, after blocking.
NEEDLES 1 – 16” (40 cm) US 6 (4 mm) circular,
1 – 16” (40 cm) US 8 (5 mm) circular and set dpns.
NOTIONS Stitch marker, tapestry needle, cable needle.
SIZE 18.5” (47 cm) brim circumference, 10.75” (27.25 cm) height.
SPECIAL SKILLS Basic cables and lace from a chart.