This hat is knit in the round from the bottom up and includes both charted and full written instructions, as well as a separate version for knitters with additional visual needs.
This pattern uses the Provisional Cast-On to create a double thick brim. You can find a tutorial for this and any other special techniques used in my patterns on my website.
Baby (child, teen, adult, large adult) to fit 35.5 (43, 51, 56, 66) cm/ 14 (17, 20, 22, 26)” head.
Eden Cottage Yarns, Silverdale DK, Ash colourway
(75% Superwash Merino, 20% Nylon, 5% Silver Stellina; 212 m/ 232 yds per 100g skein)
83 (127, 176, 224, 300) m/ 91 (139, 193, 245, 328) yds
Needles and notions
3.5 mm (US 4) and 4 mm (US 6) circular needles 40.5-60 cm/ 16-24” (longer for magic loop) and/or Double Pointed Needles
An extra 3.5 mm (US 4) circular needle 40.5-60 cm/ 16-24” or set of Double Pointed Needles.
This pattern also includes a large print version for those with additional needs. This includes full written instructions with no reliance on charts, text is black, in Arial, font size 24 and is formatted to be read more easily with a screen reader.