238. Baby Alpaca Combo Hat

Crochet and knitting, project 238. Completed 4/9/2010

On a 22-inch head

PATTERN
My own

MADE FOR
Myself

SIZE
Adult L to XL, 22-inch head. Very slouchy on 19-inch head.

MATERIALS
Yarn:
125 yds worsted weight yarn: 1 skein Alpaca with a Twist “Mojito” (100% Baby Alpaca), 100g / 3.5 oz, 145 yds. Color: 9014 (Bountiful)

Knitting Needle
US 7 (4.5 mm) 16-inch knitting needle

Crochet Hook
US G-7 (4.5 mm) crochet hook

GAUGE
Crochet: 4 sc through back loop only and 5 rounds = 1 inch
Knitting: 4.5 sts and 5 rounds = 1 inch in St st

NOTES
This hat is made with both knitting and crochet techniques. Head is 22″; added 4″ for slouchy hat: 26″ around. Single crochet through the back loops for texture at the top. Add a tied loop of elastic threaded through brim to snug it up.

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