Kelbourne Woolens presents this stylish and stunning colorwork hat. A Fair Isle and striped beret featuring two colors of Canopy Worsted. The traditional pattern is set off by quirky stripes and a pom pon at the top.
Skill Level: Medium
Necessary Skills: knitting, purling, knitting in the round, increasing, decreasing, 2-color Fair Isle
Size: To fit adult woman’s head
Yarn: The Fibre Company Canopy Worsted (50% Baby Alpaca/30% Merino/20% Bamboo 100g/200yds), 1 hank in each of two colors
Shown in Acai (MC) and Palm Bud (CC).
Needles: US 5 (3.75mm) 16" circular; US 7 (4.5mm) 16" circular and DPNs
Other Materials: Pom Pon maker (optional)
Gauge: 20 sts and 24 rows = 4“ in stockinette stitch on US 7 needles after blocking