Sep 262011

Slipstitch colorwork hat, recalling the dome and minaret shapes of Ottoman architecture. Part of the Sailing To Byzantium Collection.

Techniques Used: Cable cast on, corrugated ribbing, slipstitch colorwork in four patterns, knit/purl, increasing/decreasing.

Experience Level: Intermediate. This pattern contains full written instructions, as well as charts for the slipstitch colorwork.

Size: S (M, L):  18.5 (20, 21.5)” circumference and 8 (9, 10)” length, to fit 21 (22.5, 24)” head circumference.

Yarn: Malabrigo Merino Worsted.

Gauge: 19 st x 38 rows/4” in Lattice stitch pattern, after blocking.

See it on Ravelry, to read more and purchase the pattern.