The lace stitch brim of this slouchy hat is worked first, end to end. Then with the ends of the brim overlapped, stitches are picked up for finishing the crown in the round. Buttons are decorative.
18” head circumference
MountainTop Mohawk Wool by Classic Elite Yarns (60% merino, 30% romney wool, 10% nylon; 100 g = approx 375 yards)
1 hank 3303 Fog
Circular knitting needle (16”) and double pointed needles (dpn) in size US 4 (3.5 mm) or size to obtain gauge. Knitting needles in size US 3 (3.25 mm)
Two 1” buttons
25 sts and 34 rnds = 4” in St st using larger needles, blocked. Take time to save time, check your gauge.