Each Fair Isle hat kit includes an organza project bag, a high quality full color pattern printed on cardstock for durability and easy reading, and three balls of Plymouth Yarn's Incan Spice.
About the Yarn: Yak takes center stage in this rich four-fiber blended yarn. Extrafine Merino, Baby Alpaca, Mulberry Silk and Yak produces a yarn where all colors exude a soft natural brown halo due to the Yak. Naturally, you will want to use this precious yarn in your most treasured stitch patterns.
About the Pattern:
Hat to Fit: Child, (Adult Small, Adult Large)
Approximate Finished Hat Circumference: 18”, (20, 22)
Materials: Incan Spice: 1—50g ball of three colors; kit includes 1 ball each of color 1 Natural (MC), 4 Navy (CC1), 2 Orange (CC2)
Gauge: 26 sts, 32 rows = 4” in st st on US size 3 (3.25mm) needles after blocking.
Be sure to check your gauge in fairisle, since there is a tendency for stranded knitting to tighten up. We do recommend going up a needle size in the fairisle portion.
Needles/Notions required (not included in kit): US Size 2 (2.75mm) and 3 (3.25mm) and US Size 4 (3.5mm) 16” circular needle and DPNs OR size to obtain gauge, 1 st marker (m).