Ombré Hair Day

By KAREN HEIMBURGER
(adaptation to DK weight by elann)

A trendy ombré effect hat and cowl that’s easy to knit, and absolutely perfect for showing off the tonal color variations of elann.com Pure Intonation. Worked in the round, the cowl is knit as a simple tube, and the hat, with no crown shaping, is finished very simply with a 3-needle bind off, or if preferred, it can also be grafted together using Kitchener stitch.  Faux fur, or handmade yarn pompoms complete the look.  Each hat or cowl uses one ball of Pure Intonation – Make 5 fabulous accessories with one assorted color pack!

  • Experience: Confident Beginner
  • Finished Measurements: Hat: (S, M, L) 46, 51, 56cm (18, 20, 22″) circumference by 19, 20, 21cm (7.5, 8, 9″) tall; Cowl: (One Size) 61cm (24″) circumference by 28cm (11″) tall.
  • Materials: 220 m (240 yds) of DK weight 21-23 st/10cm (4″)  yarn OR just 1 ball of elann Pure Intonation, is ample yardage to knit one cowl, or any one of the three hat size plus large pompoms in the same yarn if desired.

 

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