This simple hat feels luxurious with its soft halo and gentle marl created by combining Amphora and Whisper Lace. One ball of each is more than enough to knit about three hats, making this project a special gift for everyone in your family.
Double Up Hat
Designed by Krista McCoy
Baby (Toddler, Child, Adult Small, Adult Large)
Circumference: 13¼ (16, 18¾, 21¼, 24)”
Depth: 6 (7½, 8½, 10½, 10½)”
Universal Yarn Amphora (60% acrylic, 20% mohair, 20% alpaca; 100g/306 yds)
• 109 Lunar (A) – 1 ball (all sizes)
Fibra Natura Whisper Lace (70% superwash wool, 30% silk; 50g/440 yds)
• 101 Mallow (B) – 1 ball (all sizes)
Needles: US Size 7 (4.5 mm) 16” circular or DPNs (for Baby size) or size needed to obtain gauge
US Size 9 (5.5 mm) 16” circ and set of DPNs or size needed to obtain gauge
Notions: Tapestry needle, stitch marker
18 sts x 22 rows = 4” in St st with larger ndls holding a strand of A & B together
Save time, check your gauge.
This hat is worked in the round from the bottom up holding two strands of yarn together to create a marled effect. Choose a minimalist look with similar tones as shown, or try something bold by mixing it up one of the variegated Whisper Lace colorways.