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Elida

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Elida is a colorwork hat designed by Tanis Gray for Barrett Wool Co. Elida uses four colors of our Home Worsted Weight to create a stunning effect. The colors in the sample hat are Field, Peppercorn, Marmalade and Snowy Pine. These same colors are used in Tanis' Erland and Vidar hats for Barrett Wool Co. With four skeins of Home Worsted you can make all three of these hats.

The Elida hat starts out with a 1 x 1 corrugated rib and then moves into a stranded colorwork motif that uses only two colors at a time. The pattern is charted, clear and concise. This makes for a very simple and enjoyable knit!

SIZE 
Adult Woman

FINISHED CIRCUMFERENCE MEASUREMENT 
22” (55cm)

YARN 
Barrett Wool Co. Home Worsted Weight (230 yards/210m per 100g), 1 skein each of Peppercorn (Color A), Field (Color B), Marmalade (Color C) and Snowy Pine (Color D).

NEEDLES 
US size 4 (3.5mm) sixteen-inch (40cm) circular and double-pointed needles or size to obtain gauge.

GAUGE 
24.5 sts and 27 rounds per 4” (10cm) in Fair Isle pattern

MATERIALS 
Stitch marker 
Yarn Needle 
Scissors