Island Wools

Five Color Hat

This pattern is included with the purchase of a Whimsical Colors Merino Bliss DK Gradient Kit  in size XS. The XS kit contains 20g of each of 5 colors and is plenty to make this hat.

A pattern with sizes from toddler to adult for a hat using 5 colors.  Hat shown is using the Tidal Twilight colorway.

Sizes: Infant, Child, Teen, Adult Medium, Adult Large
Finished Measurements:
13.5 (16, 18, 20, 22) inches or 34.3 (40.5, 45.7, 50.8, 55.9) cm

Fits head sizes: infant (14-16”), child (16-18”), small adult (18.5-20.5”), medium adult (21-22.5”).

Height: 3.75 (5, 6, 6, 6.5) inches or 9 (13, 15, 15, 17) cm before crown decreases, 6 (7, 8, 8, 8.5) inches or 15 (18, 20, 20, 22) cm overall
Yarn: Whimsical Colors Merino Bliss DK Gradient XSmall Kit  or 22 (25, 30, 38, 44) yds of each color Gauge: 22sts/40rows = 4” (10cm)

Needles: 16” (40cm) circular and dpns in size US 6 (4.0)mm or size needed to obtain gauge

Tools: 1 stitch marker


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