Molly by Woolly Wormhead
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September 2009
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in Stocking Stitch
US 6 - 4.0 mm
180 - 220 yards (165 - 201 m)
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100g/220yds/210m Cascade 220
OR 100g/245yds/224m Brown Sheep Nature Spun Worsted
4mm straight needles or size needed to obtain gauge
Stitch marker as necessary
Approx. 2.25yds/2m waste yarn
Tapestry needle

20 sts x 28 rows to 4in/10cm on 4mm needles over St.St

To fit size: (18/19 (21, 23/24) inches, 45.5/48.5 (53.5, 58.5/61) cm
Finished size: 15.5 (18, 20.5) inches, 39.5 (45.5, 52) cm

This Hat was inspired by Molly Ringwald as Andie in Pretty in Pink, with her quirky and individual style of dressing and her love of the colour pink! This Hat is knitted sideways on straight needles using short rows for shaping. The Hat is then joined together invisibly using kitchener stitch (grafting). The Hat is available in three sizes to ensure the perfect fit.

The lace panel and frilled brim hark back to the seventies and before that to mop caps of the Victorian era. It is also a fabulous stash buster using only 100 grams of yarn.

Do you need help with this pattern? We have a specific discussion thread in the Wormhead’s Hats group where you can ask any questions.