Island Wools

Rainbow on Black

A pattern for a great hat using 6 colors of the rainbow, plus a mini skein of black.

Sizes: XS, S, M, L

Finished Measurements: 14 (16, 18, 20) inches or 35 (40, 45, 50) cm

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

Height: 4 (4.75, 6, 6) inches before crown decreases, 6.5 (7, 8, 8.25)” overall

Yarn:     Whimsical Colors Merino Bliss DK Rainbow Gradient XSmall Kit

       or 20 (22, 28, 30) yds of each color.
      Plus a Mini Skein of Black (20g).

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, cable needle (optional)


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