"Handsome hat, gorgeous gloves."
With a traditional, Gansey-style stitch pattern and lovely, twisting cables, Rombald is a truly handsome hat! The twirling cables are repeated at the cuff of the gloves—it’s your choice whether they’re full-fingered or fingerless. This set is deliciously cozy!
Rombald was designed by Jacinta Bowie for Erika Knight, using fingering-weight Wool Local.
This eight-page pattern includes:
- Color photography
- A sketched design schematic
- An abbreviations guide
- A clear chart for the crown stitch pattern
Details given for S; larger sizes in parentheses().
To fit head circumference: Approx. 20 3/4-22"/53-56cm (22 1/2-23 3/4"/57-60cm).
Actual circumference: 15 3/4"/40cm (17 1/4"/44cm).
Depth of Hat 7 1/2"/19cm (7 1/2"/19cm).
1 skein Erika Knight Wool Local (492yds/450m each).
Sample shown in 805, Ted.
NEEDLES & NOTIONS
US 2 (3mm) needles, or size to obtain gauge.
US 3 (3.25mm) needles, or size to obtain gauge.
Darning needle to finish
29sts & 39 rows = 4"/10cm measured over Stockinette stitch using US 2 (3mm) needles.
33sts & 41 rows = 4"/10cm measured over pattern using US 3 (3.25mm) needles.
The Free Adaptation
Printed Rombald pattern (Requires shipping).