Jesie Ostermiller’s Logan hat + mitten set is a gradient rainbow of double knitting! Both the hat + mittens are completely reversible and extra warm for the coldest winter climes. Made in six colors of Weld this set is the ideal project to get started on a double knitting obsession!
Type: Digital Download
Designer: Jesie Ostermiller
Skill Level: 4 out of 5
Yarn: Hudson + West Co. Weld (70% US Merino / 30% US Corriedale; 200 yds [183 m]; 1.76 oz. [50g]): Hat + Mittens: Color A - lake (denim blue), Color B - cabernet (deep purple), Color C - fawn (natural oatmeal), Color D - red feather (burnt orange), Color E - gold leaf (green-yellow), Color F - mustard (yellow); 1 skein each.
*Note: You’ll need two skeins of Color C (fawn) if you’re making both the hat + mittens.*
Hat: 1 (2, 3); 18 (19.5, 20.75)” / 45.5 (49.5, 52.5 cm finished head circumference, 8.5 (9, 9.5)” / 21.5 (23, 24) cm height.
Mittens: 1 (2, 3); 7 (7.75, 8.5)” / 18 (19.5, 21.5) cm finished hand circumference, 6.75 (7.25, 7.75)” / 17 (18.5, 19.5) cm hand length (excluding cuff).
Size A (for hat): US 2 / 2.75 mm: 16” / 40 cm circ and set of DPN’s or preferred method for small circumference knitting.
Size A (for mittens): US 2 / 2.75 mm: 9” / 23 cm circular needle (for hand) and set of DPN’s or preferred method for small circumference knitting.
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Tapestry needle; stitch marker; waste yarn.
23 sts and 34 rnds = 4” / 10 cm in Double Knit Stockinette for hat + mittens.
Double knitting; increases; decreases; chart reading.
About the Designer
Jesie Ostermiller is an avid self-taught knitter and designer with a passion for colorwork. She was born and raised in Alaska and now lives in northern Utah with her husband and two boys, and her less-than-tidy yarn stash. Find more of her beautiful, modern color- work designs and technique guides in her new book The Colorwork Bible.
Find her designs on Ravelry. Follow her on Instagram @knitty_jo.