An option is included for making a slouchy version, without the extra layer over the ears and adding a pom-pom to the top.
To fit head circumference of: 16”/20”/23” [40cm/51cm/58cm]; with about 1” (2.5cm) ease
Yarn: 150/180/210 yds [137/165/192m] of aran weight, tweed yarn.
Sample: Soft Donegal (100% Merino Wool; 100g; 210 yards) - 1 hank, #5221
Needles: US5 (3.75mm) either 40” circ for brim and magic loop or 24” circ for working brim, 16” circ for knitting in the round, and dpns for crown decreases. Or size needed to obtain gauge.
Notions: Darning needle; stitch marker; waste yarn or crochet hook for provisional cast on; cable needle.
18 sts = 4” [10cm] in broken rib worked in the round
Rnd 1: *K2, p2; rep from * to end of rnd.
Rnd 2: K to end of rnd.
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