Inspired by a simple desire for an easy slouchy hat with an interesting brim.
Worked in the round from the brim up with an attractive twist created by the slipped rib brim. This unassuming unisex hat, is perfectly suited to any colourway style from solid, semi-solid to multicoloured yarn.
The pattern is provided with written instructions and a chart for the brim.
Small (Medium, Large)
To fit head circumference: 51 (56, 61) cm / 20 (22, 24) in
Brim Circumference: 41 (43, 46) cm / 16 (17, 18) in
Hat Length: 22.5 (25, 27.5) cm / 9 (10, 11) in
120 (155, 175) m / 130 (170, 190) yds of 8 ply (DK) yarn
Shown in Madelinetosh Tosh DK yarn; (100% superwash merino wool; 206 m / 225 yds per 115g skein); 1 (1, 1) skein
Shown in sizes Small (Fawn) & Medium (Ruby Slippers)
Needles & Notions:
3.75mm (US 5) DPNs
4.50mm (US 7) DPNs
(or sizes required to obtain gauge)
20 sts and 26 rnds = 10 cm / 4 in worked in Stocking stitch
Pattern Language: English
Skill level: Intermediate
Tech Editor: Rhiannon McCulloch