Crave Yarn

Hat and Peak Kit

$75.00
Weight: 250.00 Grams
Stock: 0
Designer: Maxim Cyr
Style: Hat
Yarn Weight: 2: Sport (6 - 6.5 sts/in)
Fiber: Merino, Cashmere, Camel, Silk
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Hat and Peak
by Maxim Cyr

Max has reinterpreted the yoke motif from his stunning Hide and Peak sweater into Hat and Peak – newly released this month. Hat and Peak is a stranded knitting project, perfect for novice colorwork knitters looking to improve their skills or experienced knitters looking for a fun hat design.

We’ve paired this pattern with Crave Yarn Caravan 50g skeins with 177yds/sk. That means you can knit even the largest size with our kit.  We do advise that if you are knitting the largest size and want to make modifications (i.e. a deeper brim) consider purchasing a second skein of the main color here. 

Sizes: 1 (2, 3)

Circumference: 19.25 (21.5, 24)”/49 (55, 61) cm
Length: 12(12.75, 13.25)"/ 30.5 (32.5, 33.5) cm

Please note that the sample shown was knit using a different yarn.  The color option closest to Max's original choices is the first one - Franklin, Whisperlike, Page and Magisterium. 

We have sequenced the colors in our kit photos so that the bottom color is Color A (brim) and the top color is Color D (crown).  However, you may sequence the colors in any order that pleases you. Use Color B or D to swatch since you will have an ample quantity of those colorways.

Kit Includes:

  • Yarn: Crave Yarn Caravan | Light Sport | 70% Merino, 10% Cashmere goat, 10% Camel, 10% Mulberry Silk | 177 yds /50g

    • 1 skein each of 4 colors in selected color combination
  • Optional Pattern Add-on: Digital copy (via Ravelry); provide your Ravelry username or email address to receive your pattern.

Please note that the Interlude, shown in the Pomp set, is somewhat greyer lavender than shown.

Pattern Details

Gauge (after blocking): 
20 sts & 30 rounds = 4”/10 cm in Stockinette St in the round.
20 Stitches and 25 rounds = 4"/10 cm in stranded colorwork in the round.
Please note that some knitters find their gauge with stranded knitting is tighter.  

Needles: 
US 5 - 3.75 mm 16" circular
US 3 - 3.25 mm 16" circular
Double point needles in the same size as the main needle