Nefret Knit Cloche
Yarn for Solid Hat: Cascade 220 Heathers, 100% Peruvian highland wool, 220 yd / 200 m, color 2422 (lavender) - 1 skein or about 220 (230, 245) yd / 201 (210, 224) m of worsted weight yarn.
Yarn for Multicolor Hat: Cascade 220, 100% Peruvian highland wool, 220 yd / 200 m, color 8010 (cream) and 8555 (black) and - 1 skein each or about 45 (48, 50) yd / 41 (44, 46) m of Color A (accent) and 125 (135, 145) yd / 115 (124, 133) of Color B (main) worsted weight yarn for hat plus approx. 35 yd / 32 m for each embellishment.
Notions: Stitch marker; yarn needle for weaving in ends; safety pins to attach embellishments (optional); bowl for blocking.
Skills: Knitted cast-on, knit, purl, knitting in the round, short rows, decreasing.
Construction: Bottom up, knit mostly in the round with short rows in brim. No sewing except on some embellishments.
Notes: Knitting is begun on circular needle. Change over to dpns when too few stitches remain to work comfortably. A quick knit - only 3 rows include purl stitches.