These nymphs I would make last.
Their rose lightness arches in the air,
Torpid with tufted sleep.
I loved: a dream?
Inspired by Mallarmé’s poem “L’après midi d’un faune,” this hat features gentle cables that stretch to the crown of the head. The pattern includes options for both a fitted and more relaxed style hat, with both charted and written instructions.*
Approximately 195 yds/178 m (210 yds/192 m) of DK weight yarn.
Sample shown in Julie Asselin Leizu DK, colourway “Thé d’Après-Midi”
4.0 mm (US 6) 16” circular needle
5.0 mm (US 8) 16” circular needle
5.0 mm (US 8) dpns
Or size required to obtain gauge.
Optional: Furry Pom
Shown in Bernat Faux Fur Pom Pom “White Rabbit”
Circumference: 18”/45.5 cm
Height: 9.5”/24 cm (10.25”/26.5 cm)
Measurements are after blocking
24 sts and 30 rnds = 4”/(10 cm)
Measured using 5.0 mm needles in FAUNE CHART pattern.
Skills Required: knit and purl stitches, increasing, decreasing, cable stitches, knitting in the round, reading charts and/or written instructions.
This pattern has been tech edited and test knit.