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