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Sunday, March 30, 2014

"Pomegranate" a lace hat

"Pomegranate" A lace Hat

pomagranate collage

Pomegranate is a unisex lace hat. The name originates from ancient times. The name pomegranate
derives from medieval Latin pōmum "apple" and grānātum "seeded". It may be shaped into a regular
hat, a slouch or a Tam. It all depends on how you block it. It has a lot of versatility, for many shapes and  head sizes.I hope that you will discover your favorite style, then make one for you and one for a friend.

Yarn: Sierra Sock by Tactile Fiber Arts Studio
Fingering / 4 ply (14 wpi) Yardage 385 yards (352 meters) 100 grams (Main Picture Hat
at 126 sts takes less than 50 grams)

Needles: US 4, 3.50 mm double pointed needles or a circular needle with cable of 30” or more.

Gauge: 2 “ = 12 Sts and 17 Rows in Stockinette Stitch (adjust needle size to get gauge if needed)

Stitch marker and a Darning needle
Finished Dimensions: Rib band measures about 18(20, 22, 24) inches if you get guage

$ 6.00