Stereotypes implying weakness can be damaging, especially for trees. Decades of a melancholy cast are sure to become a self-fulfilling prophecy. Willows wishing to rid themselves of this emo blight need only whomp any thing or one that thinks them a sad sight. Many whomping willows have gone on to fulfilling lifelong employ in the security field – proof that confidence and determination will rise above.
The directions are given for an adult hat, worked top down. Length is adjustable to wearer’s preference. Circumference 22-25”. Pattern is written and charted.
Necessary yardage will vary with any adjustments to length.
Approximately 180 - 200 yards were required for hat 10 1/2” from crown tip to rim.
Shown in Cascade 220 (220 yards/100grams, 100% wool, color: 8407 - Oyster).
Size 5 (3.75mm) 16” circular needles and a set of double pointed needles (DPNs) in the same size.
Stitch marker and tapestry needle. Row counter may be helpful.
Gauge:Approximately 24 sts / 33 rows = 4” (10 cm) in pattern after blocking.