Brooklyn Tweed Burnaby Hat
Brooklyn Tweed Burnaby Hat
Brooklyn Tweed Burnaby Hat
Brooklyn Tweed Burnaby Hat
Brooklyn Tweed Burnaby Hat
Brooklyn Tweed

Brooklyn Tweed Burnaby Hat

$12.00 USD

Gansey Cap for Chunky & DK-Weight Yarn

Yardage

  • DK Version: 155 (165) yards of DK weight yarn needed
  • Chunky Version: 130 (140) yards of chunky weight wool yarn

Yarn

  • DK Version: 2 skein of Brooklyn Tweed Arbor(100% American Targhee Wool; 145 yards/50g)
  • Chunky Version: 1 skein of Brooklyn Tweed Quarry (100% American Targhee-Columbia Wool; 200 yards/100g)

Gauge

DK Version

  • 25 stitches & 38 rounds = 4″ in pattern from Burnaby Chart (DK) with Size A needle(s), after blocking

  • One 21-stitch motif from Burnaby Chart (DK) measures 3⅜ ” wide with Size A needle(s), after blocking

Chunky Version

  • 17 stitches & 23 rounds = 4″ in pattern from Burnaby Chart with Size A needle(s), after blocking

  • One 17-stitch motif from Burnaby Chart measures 4″ wide with Size A needle(s), after blocking

Needles

DK Version

Size A (For Main Fabric)

  • One 16″ circular needle and one set of double-pointed needles (DPNs)* in size needed to obtain gauge listed
  • Suggested Size: 4 mm (US 6)

Size B (For Ribbing)

  • One 16″ circular needle*, two sizes smaller than Size A
  • Suggested Size: 3½ mm (US 4)

Chunky Version

Size A (For Main Fabric)

  • One 16″ circular needle and one set of double-pointed needles (DPNs)* in size needed to obtain gauge listed
  • Suggested Size: 6½ mm (US 10½)

Size B (For Ribbing)

  • One 16″ circular needle*, three sizes smaller than Size A
  • Suggested Size: 5 mm (US 8)

Dimensions

DK Version

  • 20¼” [51.5 cm] circumference unstretched (to comfortably fit average adult head sizes 19–23″ [48.5–58.5 cm])
  • 7¼” [18.5 cm] tall for short hat or 7¾” [19.5 cm] tall for long hat

Chunky Version

  • 20″ [51 cm] circumference unstretched (to comfortably fit average adult head sizes 19–23″ [48.5–58.5 cm])
  • 7¾” [19.5 cm] tall for short hat or 8¼” [21 cm] tall for long hat

    The pattern comes as a heavy-weight paper booklet.  Booklet includes full color photos, pattern schematics, charts, and special technique explanations. 

    Photos courtesy of Brooklyn Tweed.