Clean lines, structured lace, unique crown decreases, and a shape somewhere between a beanie and a slouch. Second Chances was designed to pair with my Zuzu’s Petals cowl and is the second in a set inspired by the iconic film, “It’s A Wonderful Life.”
To accommodate the average adult female with a head circumference of 20-24”.
When working the small gauge you will need approximately 150 yards of sport weight yarn. When working the large gauge you will need approximately 130 yards of worsted weight yarn. Samples were knit in Madelinetosh Pashmina
(small gauge) and Malabrigo Twist
Double pointed needles and 16” circular needle in size required to obtain gauge AND two sizes smaller.
SM GAUGE (for sport weight yarns): 22 sts = 4”. Suggested needle size US 5 or 6 (3.75 or 4mm).
LG GAUGE (for worsted weight yarns): 19 sts = 4”. Suggested needle size US 8 or 9 (5 or 5.5mm).