Flurries Hat by Jenny Withrow

Flurries Hat

Knitting
December 2018
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
9.5 stitches and 10 rows = 2 inches
in 2x2 rib
US 8 - 5.0 mm
150 - 250 yards (137 - 229 m)
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The Flurries Hat is a super quick, super warm, and super-satisfying knit. Jazz up your moss stitch with some color variation and add a contrasting brim and pompom to make the hat pop! This hat is a great project for those trying stranded colorwork for the first time or who need a quick Netflix-and-knit project.

This hat is knit in the round from the bottom up. The pattern is fully charted and includes written instructions. Written instructions will indicate when to refer to the chart if preferred.

Gauge:
9.5sts & 10 rounds /2in/5cm in 2x2 rib on US Size 8/5.0mm circular needle, un-stretched. 
7.5 sts & 8 rounds /2in/5cm in 2color moss stitch on US Size 8/5.0mm circular needles

Needles
US size 8/5.0mm circular needle 16in
US size 8/5.0mm double pointed needles (DPNs)

Yarn
About 100(110,120) yds of a bulky weight yarn in MC  About 80(90,110) yds of bulky weight yarn in CC

Finished Dimensions:  Adult S(M,L) 
Size Small: to fit ~17in/43cm circumference un-stretched at brim (2x2 rib), 20in/51cm in circumference at body of hat (2 color moss stitch) 
Size Medium: to fit ~18.5in/47cm circumference un-stretched at brim (2x2 rib), 22in/56cm circumference at body of hat (2 color moss stitch)
 Size Large: to fit ~20in/51cm circumference un-stretched at brim (2x2 rib), 24in/61cm circumference at body of hat (2 color moss stitch)

Please note that any multiple of 8 will work for this pattern, so feel free to adjust accordingly to your size.