Celebrate Halloween with woolly, happy ghosts. This hat is fun, fast to knit, and warm, thanks to the DK weight yarn.
Adult SizesSmall/Medium - 18 in / 46 cmLarge - 21.75 in / 55 cmModel has a 21” head and is wearing the Small/Medium size.
For best fit choose the size that is smaller than your actual head measurement.
This hat has a large colorwork chart. To make finer adjustments to the hat sizing, change the needle size up or down or try using a slightly heavier yarn for a bigger hat.
To increase the length of the hat, you may add additional rows from the chart. This will increase the yardage needed.
Traditional hat and bun / ponytail hat instructions included.
Yarn Love Amy March Dk 100% superwash Merino wool280 yards per 4 oz / 113 g skein
Yarn ColorsBlack Coffee - 1 oz / 28 gramsBlood Orange - 1 oz / 28 gramsButter - 1 oz / 28 gramsComet - 1 oz / 28 gramsDusty Rose - 10 yards / 3 metres
1 oz of each of the main colors is enough to work up the largest size, with some yardage cushion.
Gauge5.5 sts & 5.75 rows per 1 in / 2.5 cm in stranded stockinette st.
Colorwork and plain stockinette gauge should be the same. Adjust needle sizes as necesary to obtain gauge.
Skill LevelIntermediate.Pattern assumes familiarity with the following techniques: reading charts, stranded colorwork, long-tail cast on, i-cord bind off, duplicate, and whip stitches.
Please note: due to the nature of this pattern, it includes charted instructions.