Alexis Hat with Bobble by Julie Taylor

Alexis Hat with Bobble

Knitting
November 2017
Aran (8 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in granite pattern
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 8 - 5.0 mm
120 - 209 yards (110 - 191 m)
Toddler (45cm head circumference), Child (50 cm head circ), Adult (56cm head circ), Large adult (61cm head circ)
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This is a quick and simple to knit hat available in 4 sizes from toddler to adult and knit in aran weight yarn.

The cast on edge and the pompom are work in a contrast yarn.
The 2 x 2 ribbing makes the folded cuff nice and stretchy, enabling it to fit a wide range of head sizes. The cuff can also be adjusted to give greater or lesser depth if needed.

The main body of the hat is worked in granite stitch - a super easy stitch to work. It gives the hat a lovely texture as well as adding loft to make it warm and cosy.

Instructions are given for both knitting flat and in the round. Just choose whichever method you prefer.