Jan Uitham's Hat Knitting Pattern Download
In the images that Bianca Boonstra found of Jan in the archives of the marathons that he skated, he always wore his sweater and hat. She used Lang Yarns Yak in her re-creation of the sweater and hat, a wonderful yarn with which to work, with a beautiful warm sweater and hat as result, which you surely will enjoy. This is the hat pattern, but there is also a matching sweater pattern.Finished Sizes: 17 (18, 19, 20) inches (43.2 [45.7, 48.3, 50.8] cm) circumference and 7¼ (7¾, 8, 8¼) inches (18.4 [19.7, 20.3, 21.0]cm) tall, excluding pompom
Yarn: Lang Yarns Yak, 50% yak/50% wool yarn, worsted weight, 142 yards (129.8 m)/50 gram (1.8 oz) ball, 2 balls of #772.0004 Charcoal (MC) and 1 ball each of #772.0003 Light Gray (CC1) and #772.0005 Blue Gray (CC2); www.langyarns.com
Needles: 2 circulars 16 inches (40 cm) and set of double pointed size 6 (4 mm) or size needed to obtain gauge
Notions: Pom-pom maker with a diameter of 3½ inches (8.9 cm); Markers; Tapestry needle
Gauge: 24 sts and 30 rnds = 4 inches (10.2 cm) in patt
Originally Published: Knitting Traditions, Spring 2015.