Seasons Hat by Jared Flood

Seasons Hat

March 2012
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
28 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in 2-color Stockinette Stitch, after blocking
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 2 - 2.75 mm
US 1 - 2.25 mm
S Beanie (M/L Beanie, S/M Slouchy, L Slouchy)
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I am constantly inspired by watching Nature’s colors change from season to season – seeing the rich, warm autumn colors fading to myriad shades of grey when Fall begets Winter is a particular favorite. I designed this hat with these seasonal color schemes in mind – each “Season” quite different from the next. The design comes in 4 sizes/styles and 4 colorways, so many versions can be made from the same pattern. Alternatively, a 2-color version can be worked by subbing HC, CC2 and CC4 with a single color, and CC1 and CC3 with a second color. Options are endless – one of my favorite things about knitting!


Hat is worked in the round from the bottom up.


Autumn (Winter, Spring, Summer)

Yardage and Yarn

5 colors of Brooklyn Tweed Loft (100% American Targhee-Columbia Wool; 275 yards/50g) fingering-weight wool yarn
• Hat Color (HC): Meteorite (Snowbound, Blanket Fort, Faded Quilt)
• Contrast Color 1 (CC1): Wool Socks (Nest, Thistle, Almanac)
• Contrast Color 2 (CC2): Barn Owl (Woodsmoke, Sweatshirt, Barn Owl)
• Contrast Color 3 (CC3): Embers (Truffle Hunt, Plume, Old World)
• Contrast Color 4 (CC4): Woodsmoke (Fossil, Fossil, Woodsmoke)


Colorwork Gauge: 28 stitches and 32 rounds = 4” in stranded colorwork with Colorwork Gauge needle, after blocking
Stockinette Gauge: 28 stitches and 42 rounds = 4” in single-color Stockinette with Stockinette Gauge Needle, after blocking
Ribbing Gauge: 32 stitches and 48 rounds = 4” in 1x1 ribbing with Ribbing Gauge Needle, after blocking (measurement taken with ribbing moderately stretched, but not strained)


Colorwork Gauge Needle: One 16” circular in size needed to obtain colorwork gauge; suggested: US 4 (3½ mm)
Stockinette Gauge Needle: One 16” circular and one set of DPNs in size needed to obtain Stockinette gauge; suggested: US 2 (2¾ mm)
Ribbing Gauge Needle: One 16” circular in size needed to obtain ribbing gauge; suggested: US 1 (2¼ mm)


Adult S Beanie (Adult M Beanie, Adult S Slouchy, Adult M/L Slouchy)
To fit head sizes 19-21 (22-23, 19-22, 22-25)“

Finished Dimensions

Length from base of brim to top of crown: 8 (8¼, 9¼, 9¾)“ Circumference (unstretched): 20½ (20½, 22¼, 22¼)”

Skill Level

3 out of 5

Please note: the stitch patterns in this garment are charted only.