Lisa Ellis Designs H-32 Peruvian Earflap Hat PDF
This fun fair isle colorwork hat is knit in 3 colors of sport weight alpaca yarn. With seed stitch earflaps, fun colorwork, and distinctive crown shaping, this is a hat that will be just as fun to knit as it is to wear. After crown shaping is completed, the top of the hat is closed with a three-needle bind-off. Colorwork patterns are charted only.
Lisa Ellis Designs patterns are downloadable PDF files.
Skill Level: Intermediate
Sizes: Child S (Adolescent M, Adult L) to fit 17–19 (19–21, 21–23)” head circumference
Circumference: 18 (19, 20)”
Height: 6 (7, 8)”
Yarn Requirements: Sport weight yarn such as Blue Sky Fibers Baby Alpaca Sport (100% Baby Alpaca; 50g/110yds)
Color A – 90 (100, 120) yds
Color B – 30 (40, 50) yds
Color C – 30 (40, 50) yds
Needles: US 5 (3.75mm) 16-inch circular and DPNs
Gauge: 5.5 sts and 7 rows = 1” in fair isle pattern