Kid At Any Age by Jennette Cross

Kid At Any Age

February 2011
yarn held together
+ Fingering
= Fingering (14 wpi) ?
27 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches
in Stockingnette
US 3 - 3.25 mm
150 - 700 yards (137 - 640 m)
Baby, Toddler, Kid, Teen, Adult, Large Adult
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This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

Size: Baby 14” (Toddler 16”, Kid 18”, Teen 20”, Adult 22”, Adult Large 24”)

Finished Measurements: 10 (12, 14, 16, 18, 20)”
This hat looks best with about 4” of negative ease and is very stretchy in both directions

Materials: Sock or Fingering weight yarn held DOUBLED 150 (225, 300, 425, 550, 700) yards

Needles: size US 3 (3.25 mm) or size needed for gauge, short circulars or double-pointed needles, depending on the size of your hat

• tapestry needle
• extra double-pointed needle of same or smaller size for Kitchener
• Pom-pom maker (Clover makes a nice set of Pom-pom makers or you can make your own forms with cardboard.)

Gauge: 27 sts and 36 rows over 4 inches in stockinette stitch


This pattern is finished with a long Kitchener to make the flat edge on the top. You may wish to visit the TECHknitting blog to read up on her Kitchener technique. She also has a great Pom-pom tutorial.ld single and getting gauge, you will of course need less yarn. Pom-poms take up more than you think!