Knitted in the round, slip-stitch colour work is used to great effect using just 2 shades of yarn. This is an easy introduction to slip-stitch colour work.
The pattern gives sizes for an adult male and female.
I rate this as easy – moderate.
Yarns, needles, etc
Yarns (female hat)
Yarn A – 1 x 50g balls of Mondial Bio Lana Aran in deep aubergine
Yarn B – 1 x 50g ball of Mondial Bio Lana Aran in a contrast shade, pale mauve
Yarns (male hat)
Yarn A – 1 x 50g ball of Mondial Bio Lana Aran in Navy
Yarn B – 1 x 50g ball of Mondial Bio Lana Aran in Red
5mm needles to knit in the round. I used a 100cm long circular to knit Magic Loop
Stich marker (optional for Magic Loop or short circulars)