For the difficult-to-knit-for man (or woman) in your life, the subtle texture of this hat and scarf set is perfect. Knit in a neutral colour it makes a perfect gift for almost anybody.
The hat can be worn long and slouchy, or as a snug beanie with a turned brim. The scarf is simple but has a bit of texture to keep you from going mad.
|sizing||Hat: Baby (Child, Adult S/M, Adult L)
Fit head 16 (18, 21, 23) inches around
Scarf: Child (Adult) : 5.5 (8.5) inches wide by 50 (60) inches long
Cowl: Child (Adult short, long) is 6 (9, 9) inches tall by 16.5 (22, 52) inches around
|materials||Worsted / aran weight yarn
Hat: 90 (120, 160, 200) yds
Scarf: 350 (450) yds
Cowl: 70 (200, 450) yds
(samples shown in Madelinetosh Vintage in 'graphite', 'silver fox' and 'tart')
|gauge||18 sts / 4" (gauge in stockinette stitch)|
|suggested needles||US #9 / 5.5 mm (or as req'd to meet gauge);
Hat: 16" circular needle and dpns
Child and short cowl: 16-20" circular needle
Scarf and long cowl: 32"+ circular needle
|notes||Hat is knit in the round from brim to crown. Cowl is knit in the round. Scarf is knit lengthwise.|
The tall dark and handsome pattern is available as an individual pattern download, or as part of the Great White North collection.
|buy Tall Dark & Handsome||$5|
|buy Great White North ebook||$13 (8 patterns)|
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