Day 5 of 12 Days of Winter kits
Nutmeg Hat and Mitten Set
Designed by Rachel Brockman
Circumference at brim: 17 (21½)"
Length: 12½ (13)" with brim uncuffed
Hand Circumference: 7 (8¼)"
Universal Yarn: Deluxe Worsted Naturals (100% wool)
• Warm Brown (A)- 1 skein (total for both Hat and Mittens)
• Musket (B)- 1 skein (total for both Hat and Mittens)
Needles: US Size 8 (5 mm) DPNs or 32" circular for magic loop or size needed to obtain gauge
US Size 7 (4.5 mm) set of DPNs or 32" circular
Notions: Tapestry needle, 4 stitch markers, cable needle (cn), stitch holder
The Nutmeg Hat and Mitten set is perfect to keep you warm this holiday season. This kit uses beautiful undyed wool that show off the cables flawlessly. The neutral colors make this set easy to pair with any outfit.
This pattern uses the 1x1 long-tail tubular cast-on method for a neat edge. There are many tutorials available online for this technique. If in doubt, use another stretchy cast-on technique.
A post about this pattern can be found on our blog at this link.