Ostia Hat & Ear Warmer
-Ear Warmer: 17 1/4″ circumference and 4″ wide.
-Hat: 17 1/4″ circumference and 8 1/4″ tall
Yarn Fyberspates Scrumptious 4-ply Sport (55% merino, 45% silk; 399 yd [365 m]/100 g):
- Ear Warmer: #304 water, 1 skein
- Hat: #306 teal, 1 skein
Gauge 26 sts = 4″ and 20 rows = 2″ in charted patt
- Size 4 (3.5 mm): 16″ circular (cir) needle
- Hat: size 4 (3.5 mm): set of double-pointed needles (dpn)
- Marker (m)
- Cable needle (cn)
- Tapestry needle
A decadent yarn in a merino and silk blend makes for a sleek pairing of cables and eyelets. Both the hat and ear warmer are knit in the round from the bottom up—the cables continue into ribbing for a close-fitting toque-style hat.