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This slouchy sideways knit Hat ticks all the right boxes - easy to knit, comfy to wear, on trend, relaxing knit, ideal for hand-dyed yarns!

Kelvinside makes the best use of garter stitch to create this cosy Hat that everyone will want to wear.

Available as a single pattern or as part of the Painted Woolly Toppers for Kids collection.

148 [197, 237, 292] yd/135 [180, 216, 266] m
53yd/49m for a 6x6in/15x15cm swatch in Garter St.
Sport or DK weight, plied yarn

Needles & Notions
Pair 3.25mm/UK10/US3 straight needles or size needed to obtain gauge
3.25mm crochet hook
Approx. 2yd/2m waste yarn
Stitch marker as necessary
Tapestry needle

Sample details
Shown in RipplesCrafts Hand Dyed DK Sock [460yd/420m per 150g; 75% Wool, 25% Nylon]

Shown in size 21in/53.25cm on model with 21.75in/55.25cm circumference head

24 sts x 36 rows to 4in/10cm on 3.25mm needles over St.St.
24 sts x 48 rows to 4in/10cm on 3.25mm needles over Garter St.

To fit size: 16 [18.5, 21, 23] in/40.75 [47, 53.25, 58.5] cm
Finished size: 14 [16, 18, 20] in/35.5 [40.75, 45.75, 50.75] cm

Skills required
Knit & purl sts, short rows, provisional cast-on, grafting

Pattern contents
Written instructions; illustrated tutorials for Crochet Provisional Cast-on and Garter Stitch Kitchener


Published September 2016

PDF file size: 1.8MB

Product code: WW290KKelvinside

Technical editors: Heather Murray & Clare Devine