Garter Ear Flap Hat by Purl Soho

Garter Ear Flap Hat

Knitting
January 2014
Aran (8 wpi) ?
17 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in garter stitch
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 8 - 5.0 mm
55 - 196 yards (50 - 179 m)
Baby, Toddler, Kid, Adult Small, Adult Medium, Adult Large
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MATERIALS

  • 1 (1, 1, 2, 2, 2) skein(s) of Purl Soho’s Alpaca Pure, 100% alpaca, or another Aran weight yarn. Each skein is 109 yards/ 100 grams; approximately 55 (70 , 87, 120 , 153, 196) yards. We used the colors Heirloom White (Artemisia, Storm Gray) for the Baby (Kid, Adult Medium) hat.
  • A US 8 (5.0 mm) 12- (for Baby size) or 16-inch circular needle
  • A US 7 (4.5 mm) 12- (for Baby size) or 16-inch circular needle
  • A set of US 7 double pointed needles
  • Removable stitch markers, including 1 unique4

GAUGE
17 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches in garter stitch with smaller needle

SIZES
Baby,(Toddler, Kid, Adult S, Adult M, Adult L)

  • Finished Circumference: 14 (16, 17¾, 19¾, 21¾, 23½) inches
  • Finished Height: 7¼ (8, 9, 10, 11½, 12¾) inches, from bottom of ear flap to top of hat, not including tassel

PATTERN NOTES
The Right and Left Ear Flaps are shaped using short rows. For our complete Short Rows Tutorial, please visit https://www.purlsoho.com/create/2008/06/18/short-rows/.

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