Punta Hat

Punta Edged Cap by Green Mountain Spinnery

£3.50

2 in stock

Product Description

Punta Edged Cap by Green Mountain Spinnery

In the Andes, boys of ten make their own hats with punta 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