How do you make a slouchy Hat elegant? With a fine-grained textural stitch, silky yarn and an intriguing envelope finish. Then again, if you want the texture without the slouch, there’s a neat beanie version that offers structured crown shaping and a deep folded brim.
Written and charted instructions are provided for a range of five sizes. The Hat is worked bottom-up in the round, and finished with Kitchener stitch.
Skills required: Knit & purl sts, knitting in the round, increases & decreases, specialist cast-on, joining live sts, Kitchener stitch
Gauge: 24 sts x 36 rows to 4in/10cm on 2.75mm needles over St.St. 24 sts x 30 rows to 4in/10cm on 3mm needles over Body stitch Pattern