Squash Blossom Hat
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Top your early-autumn outfit with a touch of nonchalant luxury.
Squash Blossom Hat features a delicate lace pattern and a slightly slouchy fit. Knitted in round from the band up.
16 inches /41 cm brim circumference (unstretched).
9”/23 cm height from base of ribbing to top-center of crown.
Fits average adult head sizes 20-22”/51-56 cm.
32 sts and 34 rounds = 4”/10 cm on size US3 (3.25 mm) in lace pattern, after blocking.
Size US1 (2.25 mm) and size US3 (3.25 mm): 16”(40 cm) circ.
Set of double-pointed needles (dpns) of size US3 (3.25 mm).
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain gauge.
8 markers, tapestry needle, waste yarn.
Fingering weight yarn (approximate amounts):
212 yards /191 m.
Intermediate. Techniques: working in round, reading charts, lace knitting.
Pattern Style: (Chart, abbreviated, full) both written and charted instructions using common knitting abbreviations. Lace pattern is charted only.