Knit in either fingering or worsted weight yarn, this hat’s Oregon Coast inspired motif offers both the perfect introduction to colorwork… and an excuse to indulge in mini-skein madness.
For size small (large) 190 (220) yards/175 (205) meters fingering weight yarn, split as follows:
After blocking, 26 sts = 4”/10 cm in stockinette stitch
For size small (large) 126 (146) yards/116 (136) meters worsted weight yarn, split as follows:
Size small shown in Knitted Wit Superwash Worsted in Naked (mc), Hyacinth (cc1), Madge (cc2), Buckle My Shoe (cc3), Emerald Sea (cc4), Golden Delicious (cc5), and Canopy (cc6)
US #7/4.5mm (or size you need to get gauge):
After blocking, 20 sts = 4”/10 cm in stockinette stitch
Approximate, after blocking
Sizes: small (large)
Circumference: 18.5 (21.5)”/47 (55) cm
Intermediate (knitting in the round, reading charts, stranded colorwork)
Version 9/15/2015 - Originally published.
Version 9/18/2015 - Worsted weight size large mc yardage should be 110 (not 116).
Version 9/12/2016 - Aesthetic update only - logo, typeface for title.
Version 3/2021 - Updated layout. No errors.