Finished Measurements: 8.5″ height x 24″ circumference
Gauge: 19 stitches and 26 rows = 4″ in St st in the round with 2 strands of yarn held together.
(Note: exact gauge is not critical but it will affect your finished measurements and yarn usage).
Yarn: Sport-weight yarn, approx 125 yds of each color (2 colors held together throughout).
Shown in Serena by Manos del Uruguay (60% alpaca/40% pima cotton; 50g = 170 yds), colors Biscotti and Seashell, 1 skein each. My pattern tips page (link in pattern) provides other yarn ideas and tips.
Needles & Other Supplies:
- US 7/4.5 mm 24”/60 cm circ, or size needed to obtain gauge.
- For top ribbing: US 6/4 mm 24”/60 cm circ, or 1 needle size smaller than that used to obtain gauge.
- 3 stitch markers (1 a different color/style than other 2).
- Tapestry needle to weave in ends.