This is a pattern I had made to teach my student how to make her first cabled hat, so I made sure it was not intimidating. Very quick to knit, so great for gifts. I have used a bulky alpaca yarn so it had a fair drape and a pom-pom was too heavy, but it may work better if you use wool. ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++*Note*I have originally posted and recommended size #10 needles for the body, but it seems like many people have been getting a less slouchy result. If you want to get a slouchy hat for sure, it might be better to use size #11 for the body. I don't have a specific gauge, but the fabric for the main body should be somewhat loose and have a bit of a drape.
Section 1 (Set-up Rows) CO 2 sts. Row 1: P1, pfb. Row 2: Sl1, k1, pm, yo, kfb. Row 3 and all odd-numbered rows: Sl1, p to last st, pfb. Row 4: Sl1, k1, k tbl, k1, k tbl, kfb. NOTE: From this point forward through the whole pattern, on even-numbered rows, you will always be knitting the st before the marker through the back loop, knitting the stitch after the marker through the front as normal, then the next st through the back loop. knitty.com
This is the sweater we will be unraveling. Turn your sweater inside-out, grab a pair of sharp scissors and let's get started! There are good seams and bad seams.
sheep in the city: My So Called Scarf My So Called Scarf I was wearing this scarf over the weekend while I was at the Knit Out in Boulder, and I got a number of comments and requests for the pattern. Here's the story behind the scarf. A couple years ago I was in SanFransisco and happened on the yarn shop, Imagiknit .
Butterfly in Flight ©by RaAnn Clegg Materials: 100% Crochet CottonUS Size 7 NeedlesFinished Size: 9 x 9 inches Butterfly in Flight ©
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NeedlesSmall circular and DP needles US 8 Yarn100 g Abuelita Merino Worsted and one ball Pickles Silk Mohair Gauge22 stitches = 4"
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