This hat is knitted in the round using colourwork technique in double knit yarn. The instructions contain child, small adult (neat fit) and large (slouchy fit). The illustration shows an optional fur pompom – extra yarn is required to make a pompom.
|To fit (guide)||Child||Adult, neat fit||Adult, slouchy fit|
|Brim circumference (unstretched)||42||42||45||Cm|
Modelled sample shown in size L on head with 54 cm/21.5 ” circumference.
GAUGE: On 3.5 mm needles, 24sts and 28 rows to 10cm over colourwork pattern.
YARN: 101-115m Main colour and 82-92m Contract colour in double knit yarn.
NEEDLES & NOTIONS: Gauge-size and below gauge-size 40cm long circular needle for brim & body. Gauge-size double-pointed needles, or longer circular needle for finishing crown. Tapestry needle for weaving in ends.