Make yourself (or your next favorite person) a toasty hat for all these sub-normal winter temps. One of our favorites is the Yankee Knitter Classic Hats and Mittens. Hats and Mittens - Yankee Knitter It has instructions for a stocking cap and a watch cap plus mittens, each written for 6 different sizes from toddler’s to men’s. And you can choose from worsted or bulky weight yarn. Pair the pattern with 2 skeins of our staff favorite bulky yarn Peru [Sorry, item discontinued or temporarily out of stock] and you have a colorful, soft, washable, quick to knit accessory. My daughter adores her red and white ‘Christmas’ Hat and Susan is about to make one of her grandsons very happy with this two-toned blue hat.
The Amanda Hat (link opens on her site in a new window, scroll down to find pattern) is a free online download that takes one skein of Malabrigo Merino Worsted. Malabrigo Merino Worsted Wool Yarn On the pattern she says if the hat is knit exactly to gauge and instructions, you can actually get two hats from one skein. Order up your favorite color and let us know! If you are unable to print it for some reason, give us a call at 800.341.0282.
We have featured this pattern before but it is SO cold outside another pair of Stuffed Mittens would sure come in handy. Snuggly Stuffed Mitten Knitting Pattern You need one skein of Lamb’s Pride Bulky Lamb's Pride Bulky Yarn and two ounces of roving Fine White Merino Wool Top Fiber for the women’s size.