Basic Brioche Hat by Mercedes Tarasovich

Basic Brioche Hat

April 2014
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
21 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in Brioche rib
US 6 - 4.0 mm
220 yards (201 m)
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Pattern is part of the online course, Brioche Knitting Made Easy, by Mercedes Tarasovich. Sign up for 25% off HERE, and learn how to knit brioche!

Get ready to get your brioche in gear! Using basic brioche stitches, you can knit this classic ribbed hat!

• Finished size: Approximately 16¾“ (42 cm)
circumference, 7½” (19 cm) length from hem to
crown. Brioche rib is extremely stretchy, hat will
fit up to a 24” (61 cm) head circumference.
• Yarn: Cascade 220 Superwash (100% superwash
wool; 220yds 201m/100g); #1919 Turtle, 1 skein.
• Needles: US size 6 (4mm) 16” circular and double
point needles (dpn). Adjust needle size as needed
to obtain gauge.
• Gauge: 21 sts and 24 rows = 4” (10 cm) in brioche
rib stitch, worked in the round, unstretched.
• Notions: Locking stitch markers, tapestry needle.