This striking design is simpler than it looks! The vertical stripes are achieved through stranded colourwork, and is the perfect pattern for trying this technique. The deep folded brim ensures warmth and a good fit.
Pattern is worked bottom up and is provided in 4 sizes. Instructions are included for both a 3-point and a 4-point crown.
Skills required: Knit & purl stitches, knitting in the round, stranded knitting, provisional cast-on, joining live sts
Gauge: 27 sts x 40 rows to 4in/10cm on 3mm needles over St.St. 33 sts x 38 rows to 4in/10cm on 3mm needles over Stranded pattern