Friday, January 27, 2012

New Pattern: Vernon!


Vernon
Lucky? Perhaps. Masculine? Definitely. This reversible hat offers even the most difficult to knit for many options. Right-side offers low-texture look, the reverse a high-texture alternative. Fold it, roll it, wear it slouched, this hat is for every man. High elasticity ensures comfort; no more avoiding hats that squeeze and give headaches.
Hat is worked top-down in the round. Pattern instructions are written out and charted.
Sizes: Men’s - Will fit head sizes 22-25”
Yarn Requirements: Approximately 165 yards of worsted weight yarn.
Shown in Nature Spun Worsted (True Blue Navy). 
Needles: Size 5 (3.75mm) dpns.
Supplies: Stitch markers, scissors, tapestry needle, row counter helpful. 
Gauge: 22 sts = 4” (10 cm) in stockinette stitch 
Change needle size as needed to obtain gauge.