Usher in the cooler months and the holiday gift giving season with this quick-to-knit set that includes a hat, a fitted cowl, and fingerless mitts! Knit with Manos del Uruguay yarn, each of the hat, the cowl, and the pair of mitts uses less than one skein. The entire set pictured was knit with only two skeins, making it a luxurious, but economical, gift for a special girl or guy (or just for you)! The hat and fitted cowl feature a textured pattern of cables and twisted stitches, and the mitts echo that texture with their own simple twisted stitch pattern. This set also features instructions for a larger cowl with a looser fit, and a larger pair of mitts. The pattern includes written instructions for all of the pieces.
Hat: one size (stretches to fit adult 22” head); 8” tall, 15” circumference
Fitted Cowl: small (shown, fits over adult 22” head) or large; 6 (6)” tall, 15 (approx. 17)” circumference
Mitts: small (shown, fits ladies’ 7” hand) or large; 9 ¼” long, 6.5 (approx. 7 1/5)” circumference
Manos del Uruguay Wool Clasica (100% kettle dyed handspun wool; approximately 138 yards per 100 gram skein), Color #100; 2(3) skeins, depending on size of cowl and mitts chosen; US 8 16″ circular needle and five US 8 double pointed needles
one stitch marker; one yarn needle.
Mitts: 18 ½ stitches / 24 rows = 4 inches in twisted stitch pattern
Hat and Fitted Cowl: 22.5 stitches / 26 rows = 4 inches in Cable pattern for Hat and Fitted Cowl
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