Baker Island is worked in the round from the bottom up. A textured pattern is created using cables that makes this hat stand out no matter the color
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YARN: Acadia by The Fibre Co. (60% merino wool, 20% baby alpaca, 20% silk; 50g/145 yds): 2 skeins.
NEEDLES: US 3 / 3.5mm 16" circular needle, US 5 / 3.75mm 16" circulars and set US 5 double pointed needles.
NOTIONS: Tapestry needle, stitch marker.
GAUGE: 28 sts and 33 rnds = 4” (10 cm) in 1 x 1 rib on smaller needles, after blocking. 27 sts and 35 rnds = 4” (10 cm) in chart pattern on larger needles, after blocking.
SIZE: 22” brim circumference x 10.5” tall.
SKILLS: Working cables from charts.
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Images by Amanda Stevenson Lupke