Whimsical Watermelon Hat by RosiePosieKnitCo

Whimsical Watermelon Hat

July 2021
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
5 stitches and 5 rows = 1 inch
in stockinette
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 8 - 5.0 mm
50 - 180 yards (46 - 165 m)
Baby (Toddler, Youth, Adult)
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Whimsical Watermelon is coming out just in time for the 4th of July! Pattern will be free through Monday, July 5th!

Make these cute watermelon hats for the whole family and remember all your summer fun when its cold this winter! This hat is knitted in the round from the bottom up with a charted colorwork motif. Colorwok section is also entirely written out in the pattern.

Baby (Toddler, Youth/Adult Small, Adult Large)

Yarn Requirements
These are just approximations. Actual yardage will depend largely on your choice of yarn, knitting tension, and modifications.

Green: 54 (58, 64, 70) yards
White: 18 (22, 24, 26) yards
Pink: 44 (48, 52, 56) yards
Black: 4 (6, 8, 10) yards

Suggested Yarn
Kraemer Perfection Worsted 3.5oz/100 grams, approximately 200 yards is an easy-care blend of merino and acrylic and comes in a wide range of colors. I used: Bright green, rouge, snowflake, and onyx. Any worsted weight yarn will work, though!

Required Techniques
Long-Tail Cast on
Colorwork (this is an advanced pattern as it uses four colors at once)
Chart Reading
Pom Pom (optional)