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Yarn: 52 (52, 52, 52, 52, 52) yards of brim color
52 (52, 52, 52, 52, 52) yards of dot color
52 (52, 52, 104, 104, 104) yards of main color
We used 3 skeins of The Dye Project’s Ecola Worsted 25 grams, 1 each of “Eggshell” (brim color), “Hanami” (dot color), and “Dragon Breath” (main color) to make the Child size.
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Needles: US 7 / 4.5 mm 16” circulars
US 7 / 4.5 mm double pointed needles
or 32–40” circulars
or equivalent types & lengths in size needed to obtain gauge
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Notions: 5 stitch markers, 1 unique for beginning of round, darning needle, scissors, tape measure
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Gauge: 5.5 sts & 7 rows per inch in colorwork pattern before blocking
Sizes: Newborn (Baby, Child, Adult Small, Medium, Large).
Measurements: fits 14–15 (16–18, 18–19, 19–20 20–22, 22–24)” heads
Techniques: Long tail cast on, knit, purl, place marker, join in the round, join new color, slip marker, knit two together, use magic loop or double pointed needles, add new yarn, stranded colorwork, slip slip knit, pull yarn through remaining stitches, weave in ends
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