Chevron Chapeau by Suzanne Morrison Gauvreau

Chevron Chapeau

April 2013
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
5 stitches and 6 rows = 1 inch
US 7 - 4.5 mm
80 - 180 yards (73 - 165 m)
baby, toddler, child, adult, and large adult
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I love making hats, especially striped hats. I love to put colors together and find ways to use up leftover yarn. The chevron trend strikes me as a fun interpretation of stripes. I did a quick search on Ravelry for a chevron striped hat pattern that used one color at a time. I was looking for something simple. No charts. No stranded knitting. Something I could knit while watching my kids or chatting at knit night. I was shocked when I couldn’t find one. That is how the Chevron Chapeau was born. This hat is perfect for both genders and all ages. I hope it becomes your “go to hat pattern”!

Sizes: baby (toddler, child, adult, large adult)
The hat is designed to have positive ease.

Gauge: 5 stitches to the inch and 6 rows to the inch

Needle: size 7 16” circular and size 7 double pointed needles OR whatever needle size you need to get gauge

Yarn: worsted weight in two or more colors
Total yardage: 80 (105, 120, 140, 180)
Color A 60(70, 75, 90, 110)
Color B 20(35, 45, 50, 70)
Samples were knit with Spud & Chloe, Quince and Co. Lark, Vanna’s Choice, Malabrigo Yarn Rios, and Red Heart Soft Touch.

Notions: marker, darning needle, scissors