1 ball of Gomitoli's In the Love for Knitting, 70% wool, 30% Goat cashmere
Printed instructions to knit the hat (in the language of your choice: Italian or English)
BONUS: a set of 5 handmade stitch markers!
An intricate look for a very straightforward lace, this beanie is a satisfying quick knit. Our carefully chosen wool and cashmere is the softest yarn you can get your hands on and you will be making the perfect closet staple: an hat that you won’t forget!
Les Galets de l’Ill mean “Ill’s pebbles”, where Ill is the river that give its name to Alsace, the French Region where I live. At its source, less then 20 minutes away from my home, water mix with little rounded pebbles.
The hat pictured is size Large, knit with Gomitoli’s Cashmere 4 ply, colourway Light Grey.
Skills Needed Casting-on, knitting, purling, basic increases and decreases, working in the round
Gauge 18 sts and 30 rows over 10cm / 4” in stockinette stitch in the round, on larger needles, wet blocked. Gauge is crucial for this project, determining not only yarn usage, but also size
Sizes Child (Adult small, Adult Large) To fit head circumferences: Child (4-12 years old): 55 cm / 21.75”, finished hat 42 cm / 16.5“ width, length 19 cm / 7.5“ Adult small: 56 cm / 22”, finished hat 45 cm / 17.75“ width, length 19 cm / 7.5“ Adult Large: 57-58 cm / 23”, finished hat 48cm / 19“ width, length 20cm / 8“
Needles 3.5 mm (US size 4) AND 4 mm (US size 6), 100 cm 40” circular needles, or size to obtain correct gauge
Tapestry needle to weave in ends
This kit is handmade in France
This kit is ready to ship and will be sent within 24h from purchase