Kristin Nicholas Design


 


KP-Farmgirls' Stocking Cap

I knit the Farmgirls’ Stocking Cap for my eleven-year-old daughter Julia. As I was snapping the photographs for this cap, we stopped by our neighbors’ farm to chat and visit Kayla’s cows. Kayla grew up as a farmgirl here on our hill. I asked her if she might like to try on Julia’s cap for some photos. She said okay, and I started taking pictures. Then Kayla asked me if I wanted a photo of her riding her steer Ferdinand. “Wow – that would be great,” I said. And up she climbed. She rubbed Ferdinand’s head and he was in heaven. Then Kayla asked me if I wanted a photo of her standing on Ferdinand. “You can do that?” I asked. Kayla said she would try. Up she went and away I snapped.

Farmgirls are such fun, aren't they? Make your farmgirl, farmboy, city girl or city boy a stocking cap of their own. They will thank you for it!

I used my worsted weight Color By Kristin wool, mohair, alpaca yarn which is available in an array of gorgeous colors.

Skill Level: For intermediate knitters or beginners with experience knitting with two colors; includes 5 charts, 9 illustrations, 9 project photographs, Fair Isle knitting how-to section, and detailed embroidery tutorial.
Finished Sizes:
Child (Adult)
Head circumference 18 (20)" (45.5 [51] cm)



Notions:

Circular needles (16"/40 cm) in US sizes 7 (4.5 mm) and 5 (3.75 mm); double pointed needles in US sizes 7 (4.5 mm) and 5 (3.75 mm); tapestry needle; pom pom maker (optional)

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$6.00
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