Huntingdon Hat

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Construction: Huntingdon uses columns of twisted stitches to create a broad ribbing pattern , which makes for a very stretchy beanie. The hat works up quickly using worsted weight yarn and is offered in three teen/adult sizes. The plain version is knit entirely in the round and the button tab version features a brim that is worked back and forth before joining in the round and can feature one large or several small buttons.

Skill Level: Intermediate 
Skills needed: Knitting in the round, twisting stitches, and decreasing.

Size: Teen/Small (Medium, Large) Adult 
Circumference: 16”, (17” 18”) unstretched (stretches to fit 21”, (23”, 25”) 
Height: 8”, (9”, 9”) 
Gauge: 24 sts and 32 rows per 4” in body pattern knit in the round OR 19 sts and 24 rows per 4” knit flat in stockinette stitch

Materials:

  • Smaller needle: US 6 (4.0 mm) 16” circular needles, or two sizes smaller than gauge needle
  • Larger needle: US 8 (5.0 mm) 16” circular and double-pointed needles, or size to obtain gauge
  • 120 (150, 180) yards worsted weight wool or wool blend yarn
  • Stitch Marker (Optional)
  • Yarn needle
  • Scissors
  • Optional: Buttons for button tab brim
  • Optional: Thread and needle to sew on button

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