Valley Yarns 659 Hobnail Hat and Mittens
The Valley Yarns Hobnail Hat and Mittens set lets texture shine in offset 2x1 ribbing that reads like seed stitch but is easier on a knitter’s hands. This slouchy hat and matching mittens are perfect quick projects for last-minute gifting.
Hat: 20” circumference; 10” deep
Mittens: 8” hand circumference; 10” long
Yarn Requirements: 3 skeins Valley Yarns Brimfield (70% Extrafine Merino Wool/ 30% Silk; 50g/109yds) shown in Hydro
Needles: US 5 (3.75mm) 16” circular and DPNs or size needed to get gauge
Gauge: 6 sts and 9 rounds = 1” in pattern stitch
Note: The original yarn called for in this pattern has been discontinued. Valley Yarns Colrain is a great substitute for this pattern.