Designed by Kate Gagnon Osborn and knit out of warm and lofty Tundra, this hat and mitten set features a large braided cable, deep ribbing. The hat has a slightly slouchy look, and the mittens feature a thumb gusset for optimum fit.
Yarn: The Fibre Company Tundra (60% baby alpaca, 30% merino wool, 10% silk; 120 yds/100gm skein), 2 skeins (shown in Snowdrift colorway)
Size: Mittens: 10.25" length, 7" circumference. Hat: 9" height, 20" circumference, unstretched
Gauge: 13.5 sts and 20 rnds = 4" in St stitch on larger needles
Needles: 1 - US 9 (5.5mm) set dpns 1 - US 10.5 (6.5mm) set dpns 1 - 16" US 10.5 (6.5 mm) circular needle or sizes needed to obtain gauge
Notions: Stitch marker, tapestry needle, cable needle.
Necessary Skills: Knitting, purling, increasing, decreasing, basic cabling, kitchener stitch.
Skill Level: Medium