204. Eco Alpaca Hat

Knitting, project 204. Completed 11/14/2009

PATTERN
Pattern by Marina Shumway. ©Patternworks 2009

MADE FOR
Charity

SIZE
Adult L: 19″ circumference (fits up to 22″ head)

MATERIALS
Yarn: 2.8 oz /176 yds worsted yarn, held double
1 skein Cascade Eco Alpaca (100% undyed baby alpaca), 100 g/3.5 oz, 220 yds/200 m. Color #1519, Graphite

Knitting Needles:
US Size 7 (4.5 mm) circular needle, 16″
US Size 7 (4.5 mm) double-pointed needles (DPN)

GAUGE
5 sts and 6 rows = 1″ in stockinette stitch

NOTES
Love the yarn a lot; hat is very toasty with the yarn held double. The C2F stitch was hard to work. Try making this again from top-down (less pointy)

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