"2 options for keeping your ears warm a snug fit hat, with detail twisted cuff or separate turban headband." - Jo Storie
Ability: Intermediate Yarn Type: I used Pura Lana from Baruffa in Aran weight 100% Merino Extra fine in colour Charcoal 328 100g = 68m/74y, 1 ½: 2 balls Yarn Shade: I've used Charcoal 328 but you can use any shade you like! Yarn Weight: Aran
Sizes to Fit: This is a snug fit headband and hat and should be worked small to allow it to stretch into shape on the head.
Circumference to fit up to: 51cm/20in 56cm/22in
Actual circumference: 43cm/16in 47cm/18in
Child Circumference to fit up to 51cm / 20in Knitted measurements approx: circumference 43cm / 16in
Adult Circumference to fit up to56cm / 22in Knitted measurements approx: circumference 47cm / 18in,
* Yarn amounts 85: 110m (93:120yds) of Aran weight
Yarn amounts are based on average requirements and are approximate. You may wish to order extra to be sure you have sufficient yarn.
Materials Required: One pair 4 ½ mm (US 7 ) & 7mm (US 10 ½) straight needles Tapestry needle for sewing up Yarn approx : 85: 110m (93:120yds) of Aran weight
Tension: In Fisherman's Rib using 4 ½ mm (US 7), 16.5 sts x 33 rows in 10 x 10cm (4x 4 in)
*Tensions are provided should you wish to substitute an alternative yarn to that suggested by us. Please ensure you knit a tension square to check that the yarn is suitable as not all yarns will give a like for like result.