Taking Root

May, the last month of spring and a time of abundant growth.

Taking Root, with its panels of twisting stitches that grow from the brim like twisting roots searching out nutrients is the perfect lightweight spring hat.

Pattern includes both written and charted instructions.

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155 (175, 195)yds / 142 (160, 178)m 4ply / fingering weight yarn.

3mm / US 2.5 16” / 40cm circular needle + DPNs

Finished Measurements:

To fit head circumference: 17-19 (19.5-21.5, 22-24)” / 43-48 (49-54.5, 55-61)cm

Sample shown in Malabrigo Sock shade Polar Morn.