A romantic rasta style Hat, with it’s deep textured brim and airy, light body, that can be worn in a number of ways. Wear back for a casual look, or forward for the beret look, or to the side to be just that little bit different.
This pattern is available to purchase separately, or as part of the Going Straight collection.
198 (235, 266) yd/181 (215, 243) m
36yd/33m for a 6x6in/15x15cm swatch in St.St.
DK weight, plied yarn.
Needles & Notions
Pair 3.5mm/UK--/US4 straight needles or size needed to obtain gauge
3.5mm crochet hook
Approx. 3yd/3m waste yarn
Shown in Rowan Pure Wool DK
(142yd/130m per 50g; 100% Wool)
Shown in size 22in/56cm on model with 21.75in/55.25cm circumference head
24 sts x 32 rows to 4in/10cm on 3.5mm needles over St.St.
To fit size: 18 (20, 22) in/45.75 (50.75, 56) cm
Finished size: 16 (18, 20) in/40.75 (45.75, 50.75) cm
Knit & purl sts, short rows (w&t), provisional cast-on, kitchener stitch, cables, basic lace (eyelets)
Written & charted instructions; illustrated tutorials for Provisional Cast-on & Kitchener Stitch
Fit is determined by row gauge – if your gauge differs, simply work more or fewer panels to achieve the desired size.
Published December 2007
PDF file size: 3MB
Product code: WW057GSStrudel
Technical editors: Mary Louise Quick & Heather Murray
Rows 12, 14 & 16 in chart have mismatched yo/k2tog at either start or end of body section - please refer to written instructions for the correct instructions.
Row 18 should read - yo, k2tog 11 (12, 13) times, w&t.
Chart is correct.
Pattern PDF file is correct with errors ammended.
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.