Mr. Nelson

Mr. Nelson can appreciate good materials: he knows fine wood and good beer, he’ll appreciate a good looking worsted weight yarn—but he doesn’t want to wear things fancy. He likes his knitwear to be classic.



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Mr. Nelson Hat and Scarf are suitable for the most beginning knitter, but advanced knitters will find it a satisfying project — especially with a great tweedy wool.

Suggested Yarn: Worsted
Yardage: 300–840 yards/274–768 m

Shown in Green/Tan: Berroco Inca Tweed [50% Highland Wool, 30% Super Fine Alpaca, 14% Acrylic, 6% Rayon; 153 yards/140 m per 100 g skein] 8958 Tierra & 8901 Playa.

Shown in Brown/Blue: Shelter by Brooklyn Tweed [100% American wool; 140 yards/128 m per 50g skein],Meteorite & Almanac.

Gauge(s): Hat—15 sts/24 rows = 4″/10 cm; Scarf—16 sts/32 rows = 4″/10 cm

Needle sizes: US 5/3.75 mm, US 6/4.0 mm, US 7/4.5 mm

One size will fit most everyone


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