A perfect set of three! Knit a beanie, a pair of mitts, a cowl or all three! The Sagittarius Set by Anna Daku brings warmth to this winter season, and makes a beautiful gift set! Knit in our pleasingly plump Tundra yarn, these accessories work up quickly. They feature a pretty twisted stitch pattern which looks intricate, but is remarkably easy to work.
The Sagittarius Set is the eleventh pattern from The Almanac Series II, a seasonal guide to knitting with The Fibre Co. yarns.
The Fibre Co. Tundra (60% baby alpaca, 30% Merino wool, 10% silk, 109 m (120 yd) per 100 g hank) in Amber Burn – 1 hank. Approx. yardage used 65 [84: 106] m / 71 [93: 117] yd.
Hat: This fitted beanie is worked bottom up seamlessly in the round, featuring a twisted traveling rib brim with a stockinette crown.
Mittens: This mitten is worked bottom up seamlessly in the round, featuring a twisted traveling rib cuff with a stockinette hand.
Cowl: This cowl is worked bottom-up, seamlessly in the round, featuring a twisted traveling rib. It is designed to be folded in half, and worn double layered.
SIZES AND MEASUREMENTS:
Hat: S [M: L]
To fit head circumference: 46-51 [51-56: 56-61] cm (18-20 [20-22: 22-24] in)
Circumference: 33 [38: 42.5] cm (13.25 [15: 17] in)
Height: 20.5 [23.5: 26.5] cm (8.25 [9.5: 10.5] in)
Cowl: One size
Circumference: 42.5 cm (17 in)
Depth: 30.5 cm (12 in)
Mittens: One size
Circumference (at wrist): 14 cm (5.75 in)
Circumference (at hand): 18 cm (7.25 in)
Length: 26.5 cm (10.5 in)
Hat: Designed with 13-19 cm (4.5-7 in) of negative ease at head circumference.
15.5 sts and 20 rnds to 10 cm (4 in) measured over st st after blocking using 6mm (US 10) needles.
17 sts and 22 rnds to 10 cm (4 in) measured over Twisted Traveling Rib after blocking using 5.5mm (US 9) needles.
NEEDLES AND NOTIONS REQUIRED:
- 5mm (US 8) 40 cm (16 in) circular needle or double-pointed needles for working in the round
- 5.5mm (US 9) 40 cm (16 in) circular needle or double-pointed needles for working in the round
- 5.5mm (US 9) 100 cm (40 in) circular needle or double-pointed needles for working magic loop over a small circumference in the round
- 6mm (US 10) 100 cm (40 in) circular needle or double-pointed needles for working magic loop over a very small circumference in the round (or size to obtain gauge)
- 8 Stitch markers
- Stitch holders or waste yarn
- Darning needle
- Half Stretchy Cast-Off
- Backwards Loop Cast-On Method
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