I spent last christmas in Padova and crossed Prato della valle once under the fog, and a second time under the snow. I was hanted by this place and it’s gloomy beautiful atmosphere when I designed Padova Hat, a seamless beanie made in super bulky yarn, with simple elegant cables.
GAUGE 4” / 10 cm = 10 sitches X 15 rows in stockinette stitch
DIMENSIONS SIZE 1 16 ” / 41 cm unstreached, fits a 20-21” / 51-54 cm head SIZE 2 17.5 ” / 45 cm unstreached, fits a 22-24” / 55-60 cm head
- Detailed written instructions
- Two sizes to fit all heads
Materials you need at home:
- 100 grams = 105 yards / 96 mètres 1 skein of Drops Andes or equivalent Bulky yarn
- US 11 / 8 mm or size needed to get gauge
- US 10.5 / 6.5 mm circular needle
- A cable needle
- A stitch marker
- Pom pom maker (optional)
Solène Le Roux
My name is Solène, I live in Paris and I’ve been designing knitwear for over two years. I self-publish throug Ravelry and Makerist and I have three design to be published in third-party publications (Knit Picks, Knit Now and Holla Knits).
Crafts are for me a family tradition. My grandmother was a profesional dressmaker and I spent my childhood playing with spools of thread and fabric. My mother is more a knitter, and she is the one who taught me how to knit when I was a kid.