Flower Hat (chunky/ bulky yarn)
Fast to knit with bulky yarn, Flower Hat is worked top down, starting from the centre of the flower motif. The stockinette stitch brim is finished with flexible bind off, and the length of the hat can be easily adjusted. The pattern contains a photo tutorial on crochet circular cast on.
Working in the round, yarn-overs, decreases.
S (M, L). Shown in size L.
To fit head: 51 (55, 58.5) cm/ 20 (21.5, 23) in
Finished brim circumference: 40 (43, 46) cm/ 15.75 (17, 18) in
Finished length: 19 (21, 22.5) cm/ 7.5 (8.25, 8.75) in
Gauge (after blocking)
14 sts and 20 rows = 10 cm/ 4 in, in St st with 6.5 mm needle
1 skein of Malabrigo Chunky or 95 (95, 95) m/ 104 (104, 104) yds of bulky weight yarn. Use smooth yarn with good stitch definition.
Needles and notions:
larger needle(s): one set of 6.5 mm (US size 10.5) DPNs or 40 cm/ 16 in long circular needle in the same size
smaller needles: one set of 5.5 mm (US size 9) DPNs
1 st marker
5 mm (US size H) crochet hook for CO