Hypatia was a female Greek astronomer, mathematician and philosopher from Alexandria, Egypt who was murdered in 415 CE. The starry pattern on this hat is an homage to her. The hat is available in two styles: beanie with button tab and floppy beret. It is knit from the bottom up on circular needles with extrafine merino. The pattern is 2 pages and includes both styles.
Skill Level: Rookie-Apprentice-Virtuoso-Genius
Skills: knit, purl, K3tog
Sizes: adult medium
Finished Measurements: beanie is approx. 9” wide and 8” tall; beret is approx. 13” wide and 8” tall; both measured across the middle above the brim and lying flat; fits a 20-23” head
Other Materials: tapestry needle or teeny crochet hook, stitch marker, 1.5” button (size is not crucial)