Your Cart

Xenolith

On Sale
$5.00
$5.00
Added to cart
Yarn: Sport weight, approximately 75 (95, 145, 165) yds./69 (87, 133, 151) m of the main color and 10 (11, 12, 13) yds./9 (10, 11, 12) m each of five contrast colors
Shown in Fibernymph Dye Works Traveler (80% superwash merino, 20% nylon; 328 yds./300 m per 3.5 oz./100 g skein) in Wisp Gray (MC) and Dark to Peacock Blue Gradient (CC1-5) and in Flash Freeze
Light (MC) and Sakura Pink, Electric Blue, Blazing Orange, Neon Green, and Rhodochrosite (CC1-5)

Needles:
  • US 3 (3.25 mm), or size needed to obtain gauge in single-color stockinette
  • US 4 (3.5 mm), or size needed to obtain gauge in stranded colorwork
  • US 2 (2.75 mm), or one size smaller than size needed to obtain gauge in single-color stockinette
Gauge: 24 stitches & 32 rounds = 4 in./10 cm in single-color stockinette in the round and in stranded colorwork in the round

Sizes: Toddler (Child, Teen/Adult S, Adult L), to fit head circumference of 18 (20, 22, 24) in./46 (51, 56, 61) cm 

xenolith: noun, a fragment of a rock included in another rock.

This slouchy beanie uses a set of mini skeins to create bands of stranded colorwork in which each color becomes part of the next motif. Use a gradient set or bright contrasting colors to create an infinite number of color combinations and looks.

The pattern includes notes on determining the order of your colors for maximum contrast and on color dominance. The stranded pattern is charted only.

This pattern has been professionally tech edited.
You will get a PDF (6MB) file

Slipdash Hat

$5.50

Deco Lace Mitts

$5.00

Chevroche Hat

$5.50

Piccoletti

$5.50

Palestra

$5.00

Elodia Mitts

$5.00

Mini Maximization

$5.00

Chevroche Cowl

$5.50

Slipdash

$5.50

Kerameia Cowl

$5.00