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Previously published in Brave New Knits, this sideways knit Hat is now available to purchase individually.

Featuring an unusual construction, this Hat starts as a series of panels which are later joined with a 3-needle bind off. Pattern is provided in 3 sizes, and in both written and charted format.

123 [160, 201] yd/113 [147, 184] m
31yd/29m for a 6x6in/15x15cm swatch in St.St
Worsted weight, single ply yarn.

Needles & Notions
Pair 4.5mm/UK7/US7 straight needles or size needed to obtain gauge
4.5mm crochet hook
Approx 16yd/15m waste yarn
Stitch holders as necessary
Tapestry needle
Cable needle

Sample details
Shown in Malabrigo Merino Worsted
[216yd/198m per 100g; 100% Merino]

Shown in size 21in/23cm on model with 22.5in/57.25cm circumference head

17 sts x 26 rows to 4in/10cm on 4.5mm needles over St.St.
22 sts x 29 rows to 4in/10cm on 4.5mm needles over cable stitch pattern

To fit sizes: 18 [21, 23] in/45.5 [53, 58.5] cm
Finished size: 15.75 [18.25, 21] in/40 [46.5, 53.5] cm

Skills required
Knit & purl sts, cables, short rows, provisional cast-on, 3-needle bind-off, crochet edging

Pattern contents
Written & charted instructions; illustrated tutorials for Provisional cast-on, short rows, 3-Needle Bind-off


First published August 2010 by Rodale Books; republished October 2012

PDF file size: 3.5MB

Product code: WW085KLenina

Technical editor: Heather Murray