These two patterns knit up quickly into a lovely matching set of hat and cowl. Hat and cowl are both thick and warm as well as both soft and lightweight. Each pattern comes with clear and specific directions and reference photographs for ease of use.
Things to know about these patterns:
Skill level: Advanced Beginner
Hat fits to size 22". Cowl can be made any length and pattern includes instructions for lengthening it.
Each pattern requires about 250 yards of any yarn that meets the gauge specifications. The pictured hat and cowl were both knitted with Red Heart Super Saver worsted weight yarns.
Size US 8 circular needles (16” long) for hat
Size US 8 circular needles (29" long) for cowl
Size US 8 double pointed needle (dpn) – one set of five needles
Stitch marker(s) and tapestry needle
About the Author
Tracy Zhang began knitting at age four when her mother introduced her to a skilled knitting teacher, Mrs. Kay Wunderlich. Since then Tracy has knitted primarily for self, family, and friends. In 2008, after retirement, she began selling her original patterns.
Always inspired by traditional Aran patterns and designs, Tracy acknowledges that nearly all her creations contain Aran design elements. It is an indulgence to which she gives free rein.
If you have any questions about Tracy's patterns, please contact her at email@example.com. Comments, questions and suggestions for improvement are always welcome.