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Walk Amongst The Pines Hat

Job type Test knit

No matter the weather, taking a walk amongst the pine trees is an opportunity to connect with nature and to appreciate the unwavering beauty of the world around us. Inspired by the beautiful pine trees that stay green all year long, the Walk Amongst the Pines Hat is sure to be a staple in your fall wardrobe. This slouchy style beanie is knit in a soft worsted weight, making it lightweight yet cozy, perfect for those crisp fall days.

Difficulty Moderate
Due date 2020-10-16
Craft Knitting
Test secrecy Postable
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Advertiser Nicole Thomas Knits
Spots available 1
Sizes required One Size : 1 testers needed
Finished measurements

24" / 61 cm (head circumference).

12 " /30.5 cm (height from crown to edge).


Gauge Unblocked: 20 sts by 24 rows Blocked: 16 sts by 22 rows
Charted or written pattern Written
Skills required

Knitting in the round

Lace knitting

Decreasing (crown shaping)

Construction type Knit in the round, bottom up
Required or recommended yarn Knit Picks Swish Worsted (or similar worsted weight super wash merino yarn).
Yardage 142 y / 130 m
Tools required

4 mm - 16" circular needles or dpns 

5 mm - 16" circular needles or dpns 

Darning needle

Stitch markers (1 for BOR, 7 recommended for between repeats)

Ownership of the finished item The finished item is yours to keep.
Requirements from the maker

Pattern feedback, high quality photos of the finished item (preferably being worn by tester or someone else)


Ravelry project page is nice to have but not required as I understand not everyone is able to use Ravelry due to accessibility issues. 

Rewards from the designer

The designer is offering discounted or free pattern(s) to testers

A free copy of the final pattern plus a coupon code for 15% off one of my other published patterns (valid for 1 year).

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