by Teti Lutsak
ROSY GREEN WOOL'S DESCRIPTION: May Yndi become your new favourite hat? Not only does it have an exceptionally beautiful texture, but also a modern, timeless shape that makes it popular with adults and teenagers alike. And it's so soft that you won't want to take it off. The pattern includes a shorter and a longer version so you can decide how far you want to fold the hem. Whether you want a tighter fit in a beanie style or a more upright and pointed look - Yndi can easily be adjusted to your wishes.
Level of difficulty: easy
Yndi is easy to knit but doesn't look like it - due to its sophisticated, unusual rib pattern. The design is ideal for beginners and for anyone who wants to try out an exciting ribbing technique. The hat in three sizes (S, M, L) starts with a long-tail cast-on and is knitted in the round from bottom to top. A classic 1x1 rib is combined with slipped stitches for the texture pattern. Simple decreases shape the crown of the hat.
S [M, L] To fit head circumference: 46-51 [51-56, 56-61] cm (18-20 [20-22, 22-24] in)
GAUGE (after blocking):
30 sts and 40 rnds to 10 cm (4 in) measured over 1x1 ribbing after blocking using 3 mm (US 2.5) needles.
3 mm (US 2.5) 40 cm (16 in) circular needle and a set of 20 cm (8 in) double-pointed needles (DPN(s).
SHOWN IN: Pure
Yarn: 1 skein Cheeky Merino Joy by Rosy Green Wool / 100% Virgin Wool Organic Merino Extra Fine / Sport (6 - 6.5 sts/in) / 350yds [100g]
Pattern: Complimentary Pattern PDF with yarn purchase sent to the email you provide.