Bobba Hat by Woolly Wormhead

Bobba Hat

April 2012
Aran (8 wpi) ?
17 stitches and 26 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 8 - 5.0 mm
107 - 190 yards (98 - 174 m)
17, 19, 21, 23 in/ 43.25, 48.25, 53.25, 58.5 cm

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Worked from the brim up, Bobba features a rolled brim and an oversize bobble that finishes this stylish Hat. The pattern calls for a heavy worsted weight yarn and is knit in the round. The slight mohair content of the yarn gives a slightly decadent halo to this simple knit.

107 (126, 144, 164) yd/96 (116, 133, 151) m
26yd/23m for a 6x6in/15x15cm swatch in St.St.
Aran weight, single ply yarn.

Needles & Notions
Set 5mm/UK6/US8 DPNs/Circular or size needed to obtain gauge
Stitch marker as necessary
Tapestry needle
Small amount of stuffing for bobble

Sample details
Shown in Lambs Pride Worsted (190yd/174m per 4oz/113g; 85% Wool, 15% Mohair)
Shown in size 21in/51cm on model with 21.5in/54.5cm circumference head

17 sts x 26 rows to 4in/10cm on 5mm needles over St.St.

To fit sizes: 17 (19, 21, 23) in/ 43.25 (48.25, 53.25, 58.5) cm
Finished size: 15 (17, 18.75, 20.75) in/ 38 (43.25, 47.5, 52.75)

Skills required
Knit & purl sts, knitting in the round, increases & decreases

Pattern contents
Written instructions; illustrated tutorials for Cable cast-on & Knitting in the round

Accessibility Statement
The main PDF for this pattern is colour blind accessible. It uses black text on a white background and does not rely on colour.

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.

Published April 2012
PDF file size: 2.9MB
Product code: WW192KBobbaHat
Technical editors: Tana Pageler & Heather Murray