This Cowichan-inspired kit includes yarn and the pattern for knitted hats in four sizes. Based on the wonderful sweaters knitted by the Coast Salish people, these hats incorporate motifs used in some of the traditional pullovers and cardigans. The pattern has Theory Boxes on how to weave the stranded yarns English style and how to avoid the purl bump when changing colors in ribbing. The pattern also includes charts, a List of Abbreviations, and a Bibliography. Directions for hats and mittens are both in the pattern, but this kit is for Mittens only. If you would like a kit for both hats and mittens, see my kit "Cowichan-Inspired Hats and Mittens" here on my Etsy shop.
This kit for the hat includes 1 skein each of Sandy Heather, Brown, and Cream.
Sizes: S: Small child (18 months to 4 years) M: 4 years to Small Adult L: Medium to Large Adult XL: Extra-Large Adult
The yarn in the kit is a blend of 15% mohair and 85% wool and approximates the bulky weight used for the traditional Cowichan sweaters. Knitted at 14 stitches per 4 inches, these projects are quick and fun to make! All you need is a set of US size 10.5 double pointed needles and a 16" circular needle, stitch markers, a stick holder, and a tapestry needle.
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