Gusty Blustery Hat by Heddi Craft

Gusty Blustery Hat

November 2016
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in ribbing, relaxed and unblocked
US 7 - 4.5 mm
160 - 200 yards (146 - 183 m)
child, adult small/medium, adult large
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This easy to knit hat shows off a special skein of highly variegated yarn, especially those with short or subtle color changes. A great pattern for beginners, you need only know how to join in the round, knit, purl, and work simple decreases.

The relaxed circumference of hat is 16, 18, 20”/40.5, 46, 51 cm which stretches to fit 18¼, 21, 23½”/46, 53, 60 cm head (child, adult small/medium, adult large). This hat include 2-3” of negative ease. Finished hat will stretch to fit the head sizes listed above as well as those slightly above and below the listed head sizes. If you are between sizes, choose a size based on whether you prefer a tight or loose fit to your hats.

Attention teachers: You may purchase a teaching pack that includes student handouts and teacher notes for teaching this pattern as part of a class on my website.