Winter Garden Hat by Faye Kennington

Winter Garden Hat

Knitting
January 2021
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
16 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in garter stitch
US 8 - 5.0 mm
120 - 222 yards (110 - 203 m)
s (m, l)
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This pattern is available from knitrino.com for $10.25.

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Yarn available in “Leaf Pile” color available exclusively through Indie Untangled here: you’ll need 1 (2, 2) skeins for each size as the bobble does use extra yarn!

About Winter Garden Hat:
If you are a knitter with a sense of adventure and an open mind, give the Winter Garden Hat a try! This hat is all about the “Flower Bobble”, a beautiful & unique stitch which involves wrapping long stitches over the previous work and working them together in a bunch for a stunning texture. Everything you need to know to learn how to do it is a tap of your pattern in Knitrino, without ever leaving the app.

Head + Hair circumference: 18-20 (21-24, 24-28)“
Brim circumference (unstretched): 16 (19, 22)”/40 (47.5, 55) cm
Hat Depth: 7 (8.5 , 9.75)” / 17.5 (21.5, 24.5) cm

Additional Gauge information
12 stitch in Flower Bobble pattern = 3”
The Flower Bobble stitch has lots of variability in gauge. Be patient with it and yourself.

Materials: stitch markers, 16” circular needles, dpns, tapestry needles, crochet hook (optional but may help with bobble stitch).