This is a beautiful soft and pretty beanie hat. Knit in a white un dyed baby alpaca yarn with the pretty sprig pattern knitted in a hand dyed blue faced Leicester yarn from a town nearby here in West Yorkshire, England.
The pattern includes both charted and written instructions for the mosaic colour work, worked flat, then seamed. It’s a joy to knit.
Finished size: Circumference of 19” /48 cm un stretched. Height 10” / 25 cm.
Yarn in kit: 100 grams Un dyed Baby Alpaca DK and 25 grams Baa Baa Brighouse’s Baa Baa Brew Bluefaced Leicester DK.
Choice of colours can be seen in the photo below. From left to right these are Brookfoot, Hove Edge, Woodhouse, Rastrick , Clifton and Thornhills. All of which are named after an area of Brighouse. Please state which colour you would like at check out.
New colour Wellholme is now available. See the last photo for details.
Needles needed: 3.5mm (US 4) & 4mm (UK 8, US 6)
Gauge: 30 stitches - 4 inches in sprig pattern.
All comes to you complete in a pretty white box tied with a gift ribbon and tag.