Carina Spencer Fae Folk Hat Knitting Pattern
A modern hat with and old world appeal - From Carina Spencer, Fae Folk Hat is a whimsical pattern, designed with practicality in mind. The back and side shaping cover ears and neck while a ribbed border keeps out the winter wind. A snug fit along with ties will keep this hat on even the wiggliest of babies, while a loop on top makes for easy removal by mom or dad.
Gauge: 20 sts & 28 rows = 4" in stockinette
Finished Measurements: Circumference: 13 (15, 17, 20, 22)" Depth: 5 1/4 (6 1/4, 7 1/4, 8 1/2, 9 3/4)"
Materials Used: In worsted weight yarn you will need approximately 100 (120, 140, 170, 200) yards. If you choose coordinating color (CC) for the border and ties it should be about 20% of your total yardage. 4 stitch markers and a darning needle for weaving in ends. We recommend Plymouth Gina Self-Striping Wool Yarn for this project.
Needle Size: Double pointed needles and 12" or 16" circular needles in US sizes 8 and 6.
Skill Level: easy