Fancywork Yarn Shop Knit- La Avalancha
A hat and scarf from one skein. Envelope yourself in an avalanche of snowy soft merino wool.
La Avalancha is a matching hat and cowl designed to use every bit of a single skein of Yana Journeys from Amano Yarns. The revolving texture is creating by offsetting a repeating slip stitch pattern. Easy to memorize, simple to knit and a delight to wear!
Difficulty Level: Beginner
Hat: 19” circumference
Cowl: 20” circumference
Yarn: Amano Yarns Yana Journeys (100% Fine Highland Wool; 175 yds; 200g); 1 hank. Sample knit in color 1600 Cusco.
Needle: Hat: US 10.5 16” circular and US 11 3.75 mm 16” circular needle, plus size US 11 DPNs or US 11 32” for Magic Loop, or size needed to obtain gauge
Cowl: US 11, 24” circular needle, or size needed to obtain gauge
Gauge: 12 sts x 20 rows = 4” in stockinette stitch, blocked, on larger needle. Note: Yardage requirements and finished measurements will vary if your gauge differs.
Notions: Stitch marker, tapestry needle