Paprika Hat and Mittens
A stylish linen stitch cloche hat and a set of matching mittens are the perfect accessories to give as a gift, or make for yourself. The slipped-stitch colorwork creates the perfect opportunity to use your favorite colors in an easy colorwork pattern.
Designer Michelle Heaney
Finished Size Cloche 22 (24½)" head circumference. Sample shown measures 22". Mittens: 8" circumference and 9½ (10½)" from cuff to tip. Sample shown in shorter length.
Yarn Classic Elite Montera Heathers (50% llama, 50% wool; 127 yd [116 m]/100 g): #3808 peat (MC) and #3847 copper (CC).
Hat requires 1 skein of each color; mittens require 1 skein of each color (you’ll need 2 skeins of each color to make both hat and mittens).
Needles Size 9 (5.5 mm): 16" circular (cir) and set of 4 double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Notions Marker (m); tapestry needle, waste yarn.
Gauge 18 sts and 20 rows = 4" in St st; 18 sts and 44 rows = 4" in linen st.