Yarnster by Shannon Cook


February 2013
DK (11 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 26 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette
US 5 - 3.75 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
155 - 310 yards (142 - 283 m)
One Size
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This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

Yarnster is your new go to slouch hat! Featuring a lovely openwork mesh stitch, the Yarnster shows off the gorgeous, subtle colorways of that fave yarn you’ve been crushing on!

1 Skein Malabrigo Rastita, 310yds/283m, (100% Merino Wool), shown in Lotus colorway, DK

US 5 / 3.75mm needle (for ribbing)

16in circular OR 32in circular for Magic Loop Method

US 7 / 4.5mm (for working body of hat)

16in circular and DPN’s OR 32in for Magic Loop Method

20 sts and 26 rows = 4in/10cm in St st

1 stitch marker, yarn needle

Brim circumference is approximately 18”/46cm unstretched
Stretches to fit a 20-22”/51-56cm head circumference

Happy knitting from my home to yours.

You can read more about the Yarnster hat HERE on my blog.