Bear Lake Hat
Explore crochet colorwork and stranding with this Fair Isle-style crochet hat, worked from the top down and culminating in a rich interplay of color at the border.
Designer: Victoria Hewerdine Thornton
Finished Size: 17¾ (20¼, 22¾)” head circumference.
Yarn: Lion Brand Wool-Ease (80% acrylic, 20% wool; 197 yd [180 m]/3 oz [85 g]): #121 caramel (MC), #123 seaspray (CC1), #171 gold (CC2), #167 eggplant (CC3), 1 ball each.
Hook Sizes: E/4 (3.5 mm) and G/6 (4 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions: Yarn needle.
Gauge: 19 sts and 11 rows = 4″ in dc with smaller hook.