Yes Checks by Stephen West

Yes Checks

May 2015
DK (11 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 6 - 4.0 mm
180 - 190 yards (165 - 174 m)
one size
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This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

Choose a DK or worsted weight yarn and knit this easy checks pattern with knit & purl stitches. Select the 8x8 or 16x16 pattern repeat for a small or large texture. Wear the hat slouchy or folded for a thicker brim.

Finished Measurements: 20.5” / 52cm circumference. 10” / 25cm long from CO to top. Shown on a 22.5” / 57cm circumference head.

Yarn: DK or worsted weight

Yardage: 180yds / 165m

Shown in: 8x8 red version
Jill Draper Makes Stuff Hudson
colorway - Paprika

16x16 black version
Hedgehog Fibers Merino DK
colorway - Graphite

Needles: 40” US 6 / 4mm circular
Magic loop method is used for knitting in the round.

Notions: 1 stitch marker, tapestry needle

Gauge: 20 sts & 32 rows = 4” / 10cm in stockinette stitch