broken rib hat
by Shellie Anderson
Exquisite stitches steadily rise across Spire. Maai and Staccato blend with tasteful ease, providing comfort and warmth.
70% Superbaby Alpaca, 30% Fine Merino
175 yds / 50 g
0% Superwash Merino, 30% Silk
191 yds / 50 g
Shown in Tar
17 sts & 24 rows = 4" in St st after blocking, with 1 strand of Maai and 1 strand of Staccato held together, on size 9 needles or size needed to obtain gauge
Size 6 (4 mm) 16" circular needle
Size 9 (5.5 mm) 16" circular needle
Size 9 dpns, or 32" or longer circular needle for Magic Loop
Knit in the round holding 1 strand of Maai and 1 strand of Staccato together throughout. Brim is cast on using the Channel Island Cast-On, creating a picot edge, then worked in Broken Rib Stitch. Broken Rib Stitch is then continued on one half of the hat, following the chart.