ROKU (jap.) 肋 – ribs, rib cage
This hat was thoroughly developed in a quest for a perfectly ribbed beanie, one that would suit anyone – man, woman or child. With smart crown shaping texture that can be easily worn with either side as public for it’s clean minimalistic lines are well preserved thanks to attention to details. Work it longer for a sizeable foldover brim, to make your hat warmer and a true fisherman’s style beanie, or dress is up with a variety of options by utilizing your yarn leftovers and implementing additional accessories to jazz it up!
To fit head circumference 22 (22.5, 23)ʺ
Samples shown worked in following sizes:
Pink – 22ʺ, Turquoise and Blue – 22.5ʺ, Yellow and Orange – 23ʺ
Circumference over brim (after blocking, measured relaxed) 14.75 (16, 17.25)ʺ
Length 10 (10.25, 10.5)ʺ
Manos del Uruguay Maxima, 100% Extrafine Merino Wool, (219yds/200m; 3.5oz/100g);
1 skein in color Shocking (pink), Helium (turquoise), Highlighter (yellow), Zinnia (orange), Royal (blue)
US 5 (3.75 mm) 16ʺ circular (for cast on)
US 6 (4 mm) 16ʺ circular and dpns
24 sts and 35 rnds = 4ʺ in 1x1 ribbing on larger needle, measured relaxed after washing and blocking
This pattern has been professionally tech edited and test knit numerous times for accuracy.