Slouchy Braid Hat
January 2, 2011
January 3, 2011

Slouchy Braid Hat

Project info
Slouchy Braid Hat by Cheryl Beckerich
HatBeret, Tam
knitanonk on ravelry
Needles & yarn
Berroco Vintage® Chunky
23 yards in stash
1.24 skeins = 161.2 yards (147.4 meters), 124 grams
Dizzy Sheep
November 2, 2010

This is a great hat! The bulky yarn knits up quickly and with all the cables, makes for a thick, warm hat.

The pattern does not include charts but the repeats are easy enough to remember. The bulky yarn and number of sts of the cables made cabling with out a cable needle impossible. Overall, this is a well written pattern and fun knit.

--Take note on the plain knit and purl rows. The number of rows is not the same throughout the pattern. I think it ended up a few rows shorter than written but it seems to have turned out fine, just not as slouchy as it probably should be.

--If I knit this again, I would make the brim a little longer. One inch just doesn’t seem like enough for such a heavy hat.

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by Berroco
50% Acrylic, 40% Wool, 10% Nylon
136 yards / 100 grams

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  • Project created: January 3, 2011
  • Finished: January 4, 2011
  • Updated: December 16, 2012