Kveta Hat by Monika Sirna

Kveta Hat

March 2013
DK (11 wpi) ?
21 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette st on bigger needles
US 2 - 2.75 mm
US 3 - 3.25 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
80 - 170 yards (73 - 155 m)
NB - XL; 14-22" / 36-56cm
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What can brighten up a gloomy day more than colors? What else says spring more than a bunch of flowers?
No matter what the reason, this is THE perfect hat to make your little girl’s heart leap with joy and put a smile on everyone around her.

Birthday, spring, Easter, photography prop….no matter what is the reason, every girl deserves Kveta Hat!

All are the same but each is different! The sky is the limit while decorating your hat, let your creativity bloom!

This perfectly fitting beanie style hat is written for 7 sizes, from newborn to adult. It includes a photo tutorial on how to make and attach flowers and the coolest thing is - no purling necessary! The hat is worked inside out! No friend with sewing or finishing? The pattern include all the necessary details with pictures!

Kveta is a Czech girl’s name (=bloom, flowers).

This is the perfect project for all your beautiful scraps, waiting to star!

Sizing is based on head circumference:
NB - newborn (14” / 36cm)
XXS - infant, 3m (15-16” / 38-40.5cm)
XS - baby, 6m (16-17” / 40.5-43cm)
S - toddler, 12m (17-18” / 43-46cm)
M - child (18-20” / 46-51cm)
L - teen (20-21” / 51-53cm)
XL - adult (21-22” / 53-56cm)

This pattern is suitable for any DK weight merino yarns, perfect for scraps.
Sample (size L) shown in Dream in Cashmere SW DK by Green Strings, In These Hands colorway.

80(100, 120, 130) {140, 150, 170} yds
70(90, 110, 120) {130, 140, 160} m

You will need additional 110yds/100m (not included in yardage) if flowers will be made all over the hat as shown.

Difficulty level:
2 out of 5

1 stitch marker
4 locking stitch markers (optional)
US 2.5/3mm crochet hook (if applicable)
tapestry needle

Pattern includes:

  • photo tutorial on how to make and attach i-cord flowers;
  • alternative flower embellishment - 2x crochet, 1x knit, 1x embroidery;
  • 7 sizes, from newborn to adult;
  • standard or fold-over brim;

Please read the pattern before printing, there is a chance you don’t need to print everything.
As the sizes are color coded printing in full color is recommended. Please highlight the numbers that apply to your size to avoid any confusion.