Thursday, May 30, 2013

Heartbreak Teardrops Hat pattern.

green red and white knit hat
The 5th pattern from the Potions! collection is now available. Heartbreak Teardrops Hat is named after the love potion the Weasley brothers sold in their joke shop. And why so? Well hearts, once again!

You can get your copy of the pattern directly here with Paypal for $3.50:


Or you can buy it on Ravelry and benefit from the 20% off launching offer until June 10, 2013 with coupon code POTIONS5.

Now the technical info:

Difficulty: easy.

Skills used: knit/purl in the round, decrease, stranded colorwork.

Size: To fit head size 16" (20", 24").
When choosing size remember stranded colorwork is not very stretchy.

Yarn: Any sport weight yarn:
Main color: 150-200 yards.
Contrasting colors: 30-40 yards of each contrasting color.

Gauge: 24 stitches x 28 rows = 4" in stockinette.

Tools: Size US 4 / 3.5 mm set of 5 DPNs (or 16" circular or long circular for magic loop); tapestry needle; scissors; 1 stitch marker to mark beginning of the round.

Have fun hat knitting!