January 2017
Any gauge - designed for any gauge ?
19 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in 2 x 1 rib (for band)
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 10 - 6.0 mm
100 - 185 yards (91 - 169 m)
x-small, small, medium, large, x-large, at a wide range of gauges
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Deke is part of the Hat Trick ebook, a collection of three simple unisex hat patterns designed to be knit at a wide range of gauges, with yarn weights from fingering to bulky.

Feint to the left, then to the right — slipped stitches skate playfully up the crown of this fun hat. Deke is a perfect stash-buster, with instructions to help you use all your yarn without coming up short. A range of gauge instructions let you customize the fit and size, making Deke ideal for men, women, and kids.

x-small, small, medium, large, x-large

Finished measurements
15¼ (17¾ 20¼, 22¾, 25¼)“ [38.5 (45, 51.5, 58, 64) cm] band circumference.

1 skein, Tempo by Hazel Knits
100% Superwash Merino, 185 yd [150 m] per 100g skein

Small hat, in Aquarius, used 70g / 130 yds [118 m]
Medium hat, in Coveralls, used 80g / 148 yds [135 m]

• US 7 [4.5 mm]
• US 10 [6 mm], or needle three sizes larger than needle used for band

19 sts x 32 rows/rounds = 4” [10 cm] in two by one rib