Punta Hat

Punta Edged Cap – By Green Mountain Spinnery

£3.50

3 in stock

Product Description

In the Andes, boys of ten make their own hats with puntas and other intricate stitches, using fine yarns of many colours and tiny needles. The Green Mountain Spinnery pattern adapts the puntas technique for a simple, circular-knit three-color cap.

Sizes: child 1 (2-4, 6-8); adult Small (Medium, Large)

Finished Circumference: child – 17 (18, 19) in / 43 (45.5, 48) cm
                                    adult – 20 (21, 22) in / 51 (53.5, 56) cm

Gauge: 20 sts over 4 in / 10 cm

Yarn Requirements: Mountain Mohair – 1 skein Main Colour, 1 skein each of 2 Contrasting Colours

Needles: size 7 US / 4.5 mm circular, 16 in / 40 cm long
             double pointed needles, size 7 US / 4.5 m