Fluffy Brioche Hat by Purl Soho

Fluffy Brioche Hat

Knitting
September 2016
DK (11 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 44 rows = 4 inches
in Fluffy Brioche
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
122 - 250 yards (112 - 229 m)
Baby (Kid Small, Kid Large, Adult Small, Adult Large)
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MATERIALS

  • 1 (1, 1, 1, 2) skeins of Purl Soho’s Cashmere Merino Bloom, 75% extra fine merino wool, 25% cashmere
  • US 4, 16-inch circular needles (Kid and Adult sizes only)
  • US 7, 16-inch circular needles (if using a Long Tail Tubular Cast On, all - Set of US 7 double pointed needles (Baby size only)
  • 4 stitch markers, including one unique marker for end-of-round

GAUGE

  • 24 stitches = 4 inches in Twisted Rib on larger needles
  • 20 stitches and 44 rounds = 4 inches in Fluffy Brioche on smaller needles
  • NOTE: For some tips on how to make these gauge swatches, visit our Swatching for Circular Gauge Tutorial. Here, you’ll want to cast on an even number of stitches and use the stitch patterns given in their respective sections, below.

SIZES
Baby (Kid Small, Kid Large, Adult Small, Adult Large)

  • Finished Circumference: 14 ½, (16, 17 ½, 19 ¼, 20 ¾) inches
  • Finished Height (un-cuffed): 7 ¾ (8 ½, 9 ½, 10 ¾, 11 ¾) inches