The Equalizer Hat
This ear-skimming urban watch cap combines subtle striping with classy stranded knitting, emulating the display
on an audio equalizer.
Butter-soft alpaca, silk and merino blend yarn elevates the warmth without sacrificing fashion.
Sizes: Small (Medium, Large, XL)
To fit: 19 (21, 22, 24)” circumference.
Knit in the round, no seaming needed.
Both charted and written instructions provided for color work.
Materials: One skein each Andean Silk in Allspice (A), Pitch (B) and Wallaby (C) OR comparable yarn.
Needles: U.S. 4 (3.5 mm), 6 ( 4 mm) and 7 (4.5 mm) DPNs or circular needles OR size to obtain gauge.
Gauge: 21 st and 24 rows over 4” in stockinette on #6 needles. Finished hat has 3.5 to 4” inches negative ease.
Notions: 8 stitch markers; 1 for beginning of round, 7 for decrease points. Tapestry needle for weaving in ends
Stitches: K, p, K2tog and stranded color work.