Gretna is the perfect fair isle project, suitable for experienced fair isle knitters and beginners alike. It looks amazing, but you never work more than two colours in a row. We’ve used Knitpicks Wool of the Andes Sport Yarn in Midnight Heather, Red, and Oyster Heather. You can use our suggested colours or experiment with your own.
Gretna Fair Isle Hat
Wool of the Andes Sport, Midnight Heather, 1 ball, colour (A)
Wool of the Andes Sport, Red, 1 ball, colour (B)
Wool of the Andes Sport, Oyster Heather, 1 ball, colour (C)
Sizes 1.5 & 3 US 16″ circular needle and/or dpn’s
26 stitches and 34 rows = 4 inches
Fits 21″ – 23″ adult head