This fun hat uses twisted stitches to create a lot of textural interest. To knit it, you’ll need about 150 yards of worsted weight yarn, a 16” circular needle in size 5, one in size 8, and a set of double pointed needles, also in size 8.
Porthos, Baron du Vallon de Bracieux de Pierrefonds is a fictional character in the novels “The Three Musketeers” by Alexandre Dumas père. He and the other two musketeers Athos and Aramis are friends of the novel’s protagonist, d’Artagnan, and the four of them have many adventures. Porthos is the extrovert of the group, enjoying wine, women and song. Though he is often seen as the comic relief, he is also extremely dedicated, honest and loyal toward his friends and fellow Musketeers. As the…