This is a lovely hat and gauntlet set with a subtle cable design, with a little bit of lace and embellished with contrasting glass beads for accent. Beads are always optional and easy to omit. This is a great pattern to knit for yourself and would also make a wonderful gift set for family and friends. For suggested yarn click here.
Hat measures 7" in height with a circumference of 19". Gauntlet measures 6.75" in length and fits a hand circumference of 9" around knuckles at base of fingers (exclude thumb).
Gauge: 5.5 stitches and 7 rows to 1" on stockinette stitch (circular gauge). Sport weight yarn.
Hat Materials: 1 Skein Cascade Yarns "220 Superwash Sport" (100% Merino Wool, 136 yds, 50 g) color No. 1946 gray 16" Size US 8 (5mm) circular knitting needles (for casting on) 16" Size US 6 (4mm) circular knitting needles Set of size US 6 (4mm) dpns Cable needle 6 Stitch markers (one in contrasting color to mark beginning of round) 198 Size 6/0 glass beads, Miyuki #36 Size US 11/12 or 13/14 steel crochet hook Yarn needle or large embroidery needle
Gauntlet Materials: 1 Skein Cascade Yarns "220 Superwash Sport" (100% Merino Wool, 136 yds, 50 g) color No. 1946 gray Set of 4 size US 6 (4mm) dpns Cable needle 1 Stitch marker 48 Size 6/0 glass beads, Miyuki #36 Size US 11/12 or 13/14 steel crochet hook Waste yarn Yarn needle or large embroidery needle
Skill level: Intermediate Skills used: Working from a chart, working from written instructions, working in the round, cables, attaching beads, decreases, increases
Pattern contains detailed instructions on how to work from a chart and attaching beads.