le Ghirlande Scarf and Hat Set

  • le Ghirlande Scarf and Hat Set
le Ghirlande Scarf and Hat Set le Ghirlande Scarf and Hat Set le Ghirlande Scarf and Hat Set le Ghirlande Scarf and Hat Set

le Ghirlande Scarf and Hat Set

Description

Sensuous cabled garlands swirl over the surface of this classic scarf and hat set, providing subtle, elegant texture, enhanced by the use of a soft yarn. The beret, in two sizes (S/L), is worked entirely in the round and the scarf is worked flat.

Shown here in Great Northern Yarns Mink/Cashmere, color Radiant Purple

Suggested Yarns:

 Modern Deco Sport, Better Breakfast DK, Ginny DK, or any soft, DK/sport yarn with 180-250 yards per 2 ounces.

Substituting yarn and/or needles may result in an overall variation in size.

Finished Size:

scarf: 10 inches wide and 54 inches in length (washed and blocked)

hat: 18(20.5) inches around brim to fit heads measuring up to 21.5(24) inches around

Yarn Requirements:

scarf: 450 yards

hat: 160(210) yards

Gauge:

20 sts and 26 rows = 4 inches in stockinette on larger needles

Needles:

scarf: size 7US (4.5 mm) needle or size to obtain correct gauge

hat: size 7US (4.5 mm) 16-inch circular needle or size to obtain correct gauge 

size 4US (3.5 mm) 16-inch circular needle (or three sizes smaller than body needle)

DPNs same size as body needle to finish top of hat (optional)