Call for Pattern Testers - Warm Things December 1, 2019 00:00

The pattern testing will begin soon for this cabled hat and mitt set! If you're interested, please read everything below and then fill out the survey questions, linked at the bottom of this page.

 

Also, see pattern testing FAQ's.

 

Pattern Information

Sizes
Baby (Child, Adult) - Shown in Adult size.

Finished Measurements
Hat Circumference: 13¾ (16½, 19¼)" [35 (42, 49) cm]
Hat Length: 7¼ (8¼, 9½)" [18.5 (21, 24) cm]
Mitt Circumference: 4¼ (5¾, 7¼)" [11, 14.5, 18.5) cm]
Mitt Length: 4 (5¼, 6¾)" [10 (13.5, 17) cm]

Yarn
Worsted weight (CYCA #4 Medium): approx 86 (121, 164) yards [79 (111, 150) meters] for hat and 34 (63, 103) yards [31 (58, 94) meters] for mitts.
Shown in: O-Wool Local (45% certified organic Merino, 50% alpaca, ; 100 gram hank = approx 240 yards: 1 (1, 2) skeins
Color Shown: Wild Geranium

Knitting Needles
Size US 6 [4 mm]: 16" [40 cm] circular and set of 4 or 5 double pointed needles, or size needed to obtain gauge.

Notions
Cable needle (cn), stitch markers, waste yarn or stitch holders (for mitts only), tapestry needle.

Gauge
28 sts in Hat Cable Pattern (2 repeats) = 5½" [14 cm] wide; 28 rnds = 4" [10 cm] long. Take time to save time, check your gauge.

Stitch Patterns
Ribbing, cables, picking up stitches, increasing and decreasing

 

Pattern format
pdf will be e-mailed

 

Pattern style
Written and charted instructions.

 

Testing information
Length of test: 4 weeks

Beginning Friday, December 6, 2019

Ending Sunday, January 3, 2020

 

Planned Self-Publication Date: February 1, 2020

 

Target Number of Testers: 6-12 (two for each hat and mitts size)

Application Deadline

Complete the application survey by 4AM EST on Wednesday December 4, 2019.

 

 

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