Snowball Cap Kit

Knit this colorwork hat with earflaps and a pom-pom with the Snowball Cap Kit. The kit includes four different-colored skeins for easy colorwork and a copy of knitscene Winter 2016 that includes the cap pattern.
SKU: R5255

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Stay warm when you hit the slopes with the Snowball Colorwork Cap Kit featured in knitscene Winter 2016! The pattern calls for four skeins of Dale Garn Hegre—navy, off-white, red, and heather gray. Knit the earflaps in garter stitch first, then knit them onto the first row in-the-round to start the main part of the hat. The cute colorwork chart is simple enough even for a colorwork beginner. Use the remainder of the yarn to create the large pom-pom for the top of the hat and to braid for the earflap ties. An adorable hat with fun features made simple!

See what's inside the collection:

  • knitscene Winter 2016 Print Issue
  • 1 ball of Dale Garn Hegre Yarn in Navy
  • 1 ball of Dale Garn Hegre Yarn in Off-White
  • 1 ball of Dale Garn Hegre Yarn in Red
  • 1 ball of Dale Garn Hegre Yarn in Lt. Heather Gray

knitscene Winter 2016
Magazine Issue
Knitscene Winter 2016 is all about cozy comfort and elegance with 20 brand-new knitting patterns. Fuzzy projects make for the perfect snow day inside, and lace sweaters and accessories accompany fabulous winter party ensembles.

Snowball Cap Knitting Pattern by Jesie Ostermiller
Pattern in Magazine
Knit the earflaps first, then the main part of the hat. Finish it off by braiding and attaching earflap ties and making a big pom-pom for the top. The colorwork chart is a 17-st and 19-row repeat, simple enough to follow for someone new to stranded colorwork.

Finished Size: 19" circumference and 8" tall, excluding earflaps.
Yarn: Dale Garn Hegre Yarn (100% pure new wool; 82 yd [75 m]/1¾ oz [50 g]): #5563 navy (A), #0017 off-white (B), #4018 red (C), and #0004 lt heather gray (D), 1 ball each. Yarn distributed by Mango Moon.
Needles: Size 6 (4 mm): 16" circular (cir) and set of double-pointed (dpn) (not included).
Notions: Markers (m); stitch holders; size H/8 (5 mm) crochet hook; tapestry needle.
Difficulty Level: Easy
Originally Published: knitscene Winter 2016

Dale Garn Hegre Yarn in Navy, Off-White, Red, and Lt Heather Gray
This kit includes four balls of yarn this warm and soft yarn, one in each color. This thick yarn is perfect for creating comfortable and cozy accessories to snuggle into as the temperatures start to drop.

Fiber Content: 100% pure new wool
Skein Size: 50 gram balls - 82 yards

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Additional Info
Additional Info
SKU R5255
Product Type Kit
Customer Reviews (1)
Size is not accurate
The pattern is very easy, and it knits up very quickly. However the size was way too small for an adult female. I will make it again but use 5 mm needles to get the proper size for an adult. Review by Catherine Cape Breton (Posted on 12/3/2016)
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