Paravane by Linda Lencovic


February 2023
DK (11 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 34 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
328 - 385 yards (300 - 352 m)
one size
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Keep your ears cozy with this hat in Kettle Yarn Co. Northiam DK. With an extravagant double brim for maximum warmth, Paravane can be knit in DK, or create your own plush DK with Northiam fingering weight yarn held with Hythe kidsilk.

52 cm (20.5”)circumference at brim
28 cms (11”) tall from brim to crown

24 sts x 34 rnds = 4”
in patterned stitch
after blocking.

stitch markers, crochet needle, scrap yarn for provisional CO, spare DPN, darning needle.
skill level 1 of 5
(5 being hardest)

suggested needle size
4 mm (US 6) 40 cm (16 inches) circular needle needle for magic loop method

3 mm (US 3) 40 cm (16 inches) circular needle for magic loop method (or DPNs, as preferred).

TIP: Everyone’s knitting style is different, so it is essential to gauge swatch for each project in new yarn.
Always adjust suggested needle size shown in pattern for your knitting style to get correct gauge so hat will fit and you don’t run out of yarn.
Don’t skip this step - it will save you time and frustration in the long run!
(See resources for tutorial on correct method for gauge swatches.)

yarn quantities
Kettle Yarn Co. Northiam DK
Non-superwash British Bluefaced Leicester
50 g = 117 m (127 yds)
3 skeins | 121g = 283 m (309 yds)


Kettle Yarn Co. Northiam
Non-superwash British Bluefaced Leicester 100 g = 400 m (437 yds)
one skein


Kid Mohair | Silk: 100g = 420 m (459 yds)
one skein

Yarn quantities are based on average requirements and are approximate, and relevant to gauge.