This stranded colourwork hat, inspired by the cup and ring markings in landscape of the Scottish Highlands, is perfect for keeping out the chill on a long walk in the hills.
To fit head circumference 47.5 (52.5, 57.5) cm / 19 (21, 23) in.
Jamieson and Smith 2ply Jumperweight 25g = 114m / 115yds
1 (1, 1) ball in Red shade 93 (MC)
1 (1, 1) ball in Dark Grey shade 81 (CC1) 1 (1, 1) ball in Mid Grey shade 54 (CC2)
1 (1, 1) ball in Pale Grey shade 27 (CC3)
When choosing a yarn to substitute, select a sticky wool yarn. I would recommend a woolen spun yarn as this will allow show the Fair Isle pattern to the best advantage.
30 sts and 32 rows = 10 cm / 4 in in stranded colourwork, using larger needles
2.5 mm / US1.5 DPNs or circular needles
2.75 mm / US2 DPNs or circular needles
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