Designed and knit during Yarndale 2018, the two colour slip stitch pattern of the Skipton hat adds texture and interest. Customise with a basic ribbed band, a longer fold over brim or add a pom pom if you wish. Made from soft, natural Falkland Merino and a choice of British Masham/Bluefaced Leicester or Erika Knight's British Blue, keep warm and cosy Yorkshire style. Finished hat will fit an average adult head - approx circumference 56cm, length 22cm.
Kit Contents: 2 skeins Falkland Merino, Masham/Bluefaced Leicester or Erika Knight British Blue DK, pattern, sewing needle, stitch marker
You need: 3.75mm 40cm circular knitting needle, set of 3.75mm double pointed needles (optional 3mm needles for tighter brim)
Techniques: In the round / Knit / KFB / K2TOG / Slip stitch / SSK / C1L / C1R