Soft Light

Beautiful lightweight hat for chilly days. Both written and charted instructions are provided. The hat is worked with negative ease to fit snuggly.

SIZES
child (adult S/M, adult L)
to fit 19 (21, 23)” / 48 (53, 58) cm head.

Finished hat circumference 17 ¼ (19 ½, 21)” / 44 (50, 53) cm
Height 8 ½ (9, 9 ½)” / 22 (23, 24) cm

YARN
180 (220, 240) yds / 160 (200, 220) m Sport-weight yarn of your choice.

The sample is knitted using Manos Serena; 170 yds / 155 m per 50 g skein; 60 % baby alpaca, 40 % pima cotton

NEEDLES & NOTIONS
Size 2 ½ US / 3 mm circular needle for the brim, approx 16” / 40 cm long
Size 4 US / 3.5 mm circular needle, 16-24” / 40-60 cm long
Size 4 US / 3.5 mm double pointed needles for the crown or a long circular needle for Magic Loop Technique
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

row counter
stitch markers
tapestry needle for weaving in the yarn ends
cable needle

GAUGE
22 sts & 40 rows in Garter stitch using larger needle = 4” / 10 cm

€ 4.40 (pdf download)