Short Description: Mendia features twisted ribbing merging into a fun twisted eyelet chevron pattern. Choose between Regular or Slouchy fits and 3 sizes. This project knits up quickly in your favourite yarn making a fun addition to any wardrobe or a perfect gift. The name Mendia is of Basque origin, the meaning of Mendia is “mountain” an apt name for this hat with its chevron design depicting a mountain range.
Gauge: 22 stitches and 26 rows = 4 inches in Twisted Ribbing
Finished Measurements: "To fit head circumference 18 - 20 20 - 22, 22 - 24” / 46-51 51 – 55, 55 - 61 cm
Materials Used: DK Weight / 8-ply, Regular: 120 135, 153 yds / 110 123, 140 m Slouchy: 170 186, 218 yds / 155 170, 200 m. Pom Pom: 40 yds /36m
Samples used: Regular: White Gum Wool, Ethical Superfine Merino 8 ply/ DK (100% merino, 258 yds/ 236m per 100 gm) Gum Grey. Slouchy: Hedgehog Fibres, skinny singles. (Fingering weight / 4ply, 100% merino, 400 yds/ 366m per 100g) Teacup, (yarn held double). Pom Pom: Madelinetosh, Tosh Merino Light (100% merino, 420 yds / 384m per skein), Fluoro Rose
Needle Size: US 6 / 4mm DPNs, or preferred needles for small circumference knitting
Pattern Includes: Written Instructions with link to P3SO You Tube Tutorial
Skill Level: Adventurous Beginner