Astoria River

$5.00 USD

The vivid color brings the textures of the pattern to life. The Astoria River is a short river in Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada. It is an early tributary of the Athabasca River. The flows of cables in this pattern mixed with the loveliness of the blue remind me of the pretty mountain streams we have here. Therefore, it’s very aptly named.

 

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Description

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PATTERN INFO

Astoria River – Worked in the round, Astoria River contains written directions and charts. When the crown becomes too small to continue, you’ll switch to the magic loop method or DPNs.

SKILL LEVEL

Intermediate

SIZE INFORMATION

Adult [Large Adult]
22 [24]” / 56 [61] cm

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS

20 [22]” / 51 [56] cm brim circumference– intended to be worn with 1-2” / 2.5-5 cm negative ease. Curt has a head circumference of 22” / 56 cm, shown wearing the adult size.

SUGGESTED NEEDLES

US7 (4.5 mm) 16” (40 cm) circular needles, or one size smaller than needles used for gauge
US8 (5 mm) 16” (40 cm) circular needle, or size required to obtain gauge
Four US8 (5 mm) double-pointed needles (DPNS), or size required to obtain gauge (Optional)

NOTIONS

Tapestry needle, cable needle, stitch markers

YARN REQUIREMENTS

150 [160] yds / 137 [146] m worsted weight yarn

SUGGESTED YARN

Malabrigo – Rios
100% SW Merino
210 yds (192 m) / 3.5 oz (100 g)

Color: Aquamarine

GAUGE

20 stitches by 28 rounds in stockinette on larger needles = 4” / 10 cm, after blocking. Gauge is crucial in obtaining the correct fit. Changes in gauge will result in a size difference for your finished hat.


LOW-VISIBILITY & SCREEN READER FORMAT

A low-visibility and a screen-reader accessible version of this pattern are available for the pattern’s English version. The low-visibility format is 24pt print in Arial, black font, no italics, and contains written directions (there are no charts to work from). The screen reader format has all the items mentioned above, contains no abbreviations, and accessibility checked by read-aloud function on both a Windows PC and Android device.


WHOLESALE PRINTS

rhyFlower Knits patterns are available in print via our wholesale distributor Deep South Fibers.


PATTERN SUPPORT

For pattern support for this design, please email melinda@rhyflowerknits.com

Additional information

Skill Level

Intermediate

Language

English, French

Type of Instructions

Charts, Low Visibilty, Screen Reader Access, Written Directions

Construction

Bottom-Up, Worked in the Round

Fabric Characteristics

Cables, Ribbed / Ribbing, Twisted Stitches

Format

Digital Download, PDF