Trail 4 Hat by Claire Borchardt

Trail 4 Hat

Knitting
October 2020
both are used in this pattern
yarn held together
DK
+ Lace
+ DK
= Aran (8 wpi) ?
14 stitches and 22 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette stitch
US 8 - 5.0 mm
US 9 - 5.5 mm
150 - 200 yards (137 - 183 m)
4 sizes ranging from 16"-22"
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Sample:
Autumn and Indigo Suri Silk / Fog
Autumn and Indigo Classic DK / Sample 1: Rosewood, Sample 2: Fog
Shown in size M on a 22” head for a snug fit

Size & Fit:
Small (16”) (Medium (18”), Large (20”), XL (22”))
Depth: 9”
Worn with 2-4” of negative ease

Yarn:
Autumn and Indigo Suri Silk / Fog / 1 skein
Autumn and Indigo Classic DK / Rosewood or Fog / 2 skeins

  • yarn is held triple throughout the entirety of the hat to create a chunky weight fabric. Alternative: I used a little over a full skein of Classic DK for my sample (size M). You could always use 1 full skein and use about 40-50g of another color for the inside of the brim (first 3” or so of knitting)

or ~ 180 yards of chunky weight yarn

Needles:
US 8 / 5 mm 16” circular needles or dpns
US 9 / 5.5mm 16” circular needles or dpns
Spare 16” circular needles of similar size for provisional CO

Other:
Similar size crochet hook, scrap yarn, scissors, darning needle, stitch marker