Brioche Hat by Wendy Easton

Brioche Hat

October 2003
Aran (8 wpi) ?
14 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
in bicolor brioche pattern
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 8 - 5.0 mm
380 yards (347 m)
Approximatey 21" around
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In my original pattern, and also for the project pictured in the book, I only use one size needle (US 8).

The cast on I used for the brioche hat is best explained and illustrated in my favorite reference book Knitter’s Handbook by Montse Stanley. She calls it tubular cast on.