Florence


Regular price $ 6.50 USD
Florence
Florence
Florence
Florence
Florence

Florence is a stranded color-work hat that’s knitted using four contrasting colors. The pattern creates a bold, large scale design which makes a statement!  It also has a hemmed brim to give it a crisp finished look. 

 

Florence is a town in North Alabama found near the banks of the Tennessee River. In 1818, the Italian surveyor of this land named Florence after the same named capital of Tuscany, Italy.

 

Sizes:

  • Adult Small-Medium, Adult Medium-Large

Yarn: 

  • Big Bad Wool weepaca or other light worsted/ DK weight yarn in a total of 4 colors
  • Main color approximately (90, 110) yards;
  • 3 additional contrasting colors colors as follows: CC1 & CC3 approximately (25, 35) yards each, CC2 approximately (50, 60) yards;
  • About 3 yards of waste yarn for provisional cast on

Needles:

  • Size 4 / 16” circular needle
  • Size 6/  16” circular needle 
  • Size 6 DPNs 
  • Crochet Hook for provisional cast on

Gauge:  

  • 6 stitches per inch on a US size 6 needle, in stranded color-work pattern,  after blocking 

Finished Measurements: 

 

  • circumference 17”, 18.5”