With just 9 rounds of color stranding, the Asheboro Hat is a good project to learn two-color knitting and a fun project for experienced knitters. The hat knits up quickly, and comes in three sizes to fit children and adults.
MC: 140 (150, 160) yds of worsted weight yarn.
CC: 20 yards of worsted weight yarn.
The sample hats were knit using Brooklyn Tweed SHELTER in Woodsmoke, Hayloft and Homemade Jam.
US 3 (3.25 mm): 16" circular needle
US 5 (3.75 mm): 16" circular needle and a set of DPNs
Change needle sizes if necessary to achieve the correct gauge
5.5 sts = 1" (2.5 cm) measured over charted colorwork and Stockinette Stitch
18 (20, 22)" [46, 51, 56 cm] to fit Child, Adult Medium, Adult Large. Shown in Child on this page and Adult Medium on p.1.
stitch marker, darning needle