Deep Woods Toque

Deep Woods Toque

Kiyomi Burgin

Size 18″ head circumference and 12″ tall with brim unfolded

Yarn Madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light (100% superwash merino wool; 420 yd [384 m]):

  • whiskey barrel (MC), 1 skein

Madelinetosh Unicorn Tails (100% superwash merino wool; 52 yd [48 m]):

  • big sur (CC1), 2 skeins
  • neon peach (CC2), 1 skein

Gauge 33 sts and 34 rnds = 4″ in charted patt on larger needles

Tools

  • Size 3 (3.25 mm): 16″ circular (cir) needle and set of double-pointed needles (dpn)
  • Size 2 (2.75 mm): 16″ cir needle
  • Marker (m)
  • Tapestry needle

Kiyomi incorporated a pop of bright color to elevate a traditional stranded-colorwork hat to new levels of chic style. An unexpected color for the cast-on edge and pom-pom create a bold look; choose more muted colors for a classic look.

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