ABOUT THIS HAT KNITTING KIT
Feel like a real-life fisherman with this classic beanie. Stitched up in 2x2 rib stitch on circular needles, this intermediate knit kit features a snug yet flexible fit.
This hat kit saves 6 plastic bottles from our oceans.
Size & Fit
One size: 16cm x 31cm (6.3" x 12.2")
Time to make
Once you've completed this kit you'll master
Because our New Wave yarn contains recycled plastics, we recommend washing it in a GUPPYFRIEND bag. These help to reduce the amount of pesky microplastics entering the water stream and therefore our lovely oceans and are available to buy here.
2 balls of New Wave Yarn
1 x Message In A Beanie pattern
1 x set of circular knitting needles 5mm/US 8, length 40cm(15.5’’) (optional)
1 x sewing needle
1 x Made-by-Me label
New Wave Yarn is made from a recycled plastic water bottle core which is cased in cotton to make a bouncy, breathable yarn.
140 metres/ 150 yards per 100-gram ball
Something you should know
You could use 5mm double pointed knitting needles instead of circular ones.
Hand wash only in cold or lukewarm water - do not exceed 30 degrees / Use a delicates hand wash detergent / Give your knits a gentle squeeze and leave in the water for a few minutes / Once done, roll in a clean towel to remove excess water and then dry flat.
Note: Use a Guppy Bag to reduce fibre shedding and to protect your clothes.
53% cotton 47% polyester recycled
Suggested Knitting Needle Size
Circular needles - 5mm Us 8 X 40cm
25 stitches / 25 rows/10/4" on 2x2 rib stitch