Blue Sky Fibers

Kensington Hat Kit

the knit Kit Series

Kit includes: 2 hanks of yarn, 3 mini-hank, and knitting pattern instructions

 

This winter-worthy hat with earflaps is made from soft and warm Suri Merino. Tie it tight to keep out the chill or wear it open to show off the Brushed Suri poms.

YARN:

Suri Merino by Blue Sky Fibers (60% Baby Suri, 40% Merino; 100g /164yds): 1 hank (A), 1 hank (C)

Suri Merino by Blue Sky Fibers (60% Baby Suri, 40% Merino; 10g /17yds): 1 mini hank (B)

Brushed Suri by Blue Sky Fibers(67% Baby Suri Alpaca, 22% Fine Merino, 11% Bamboo; 5.6 g/16yds): 2 mini hanks (D) (optional poms)

 

NEEDLES:

Size 5 (3.75mm) 16″ circular needles, or size needed to obtain gauge
Size 5 (3.75mm) double point needles, or size needed to obtain gauge

 

OTHER TOOLS:

Stitch holder or waste yarn

Stitch markers

Tapestry needle

4.5 cm pom-pom maker

SKILL LEVEL:

Advanced Beginner

 

GAUGE:

In stockinette, 24 sts and 32 rows = 4″

 

SIZES:

One

 

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS:

Circumference: 20″

Height: 11½” (including ear flap)

No. 413 Fog (A)

No. 431 Ice Cap (B)

No. 418 Dusk (C)

N0. 900 Whipped Cream (D)

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