Alconleigh Hat and Gauntlets
OverviewAlconleigh is a stylish ensemble of hat and gauntlets heavily influenced by 1920s design.
This set is knitted in Susan Crawford Fenella yarn and the pattern provides the instructions for both hat and gauntlets.
Both the hat and gauntlets are knitted in the round with a small amount of stranded colourwork required.
SizesHat – 4 sizes to fit head circumference: 18, 20, 22 & 24 inch
Gauntlets – Medium & Large
YarnYarn: Susan Crawford Fenella
129 metres/141 yards per 25g skein
1 (1, 2, 2) skeins of shade Myristica
1 (1, 1, 2) skein of shade Myrtle
1 (1, 1, 1) skein of shade Jonquil
2 (2) skeins of shade Myristica
1 (2) skein of shade Myrtle
1 (1) skein of shade Jonquil
Hat and Gauntlets
3 skeins of shade Myristica
2 (2, 2, 3) skeins of shade Myrtle
1 skein of shade Jonquil
Gauge: 28 stitches and 40 rows = 10 cm
in stocking stitch using smallest needles
Needles & MaterialsSet of 2.75mm (US 2) double pointed needles or 40cm (16in) circular needle
Set of 3.25mm (US 3) double pointed needles (gauntlets only)
Set of of 3.75mm (US 5) double pointed needles or 40cm (16in) circular needle (hat only)
2 Stitch markers
Tapestry needle for sewing in ends
FormatThe pattern is supplied as a 7 page English Language PDF download.
The pattern also contains both written and charted instructions.