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Lexie is a classic Hat with modern details.

The deep cloche like brim is knitted sideways, and features two decorative buttons. The body of the Hat is worked upwards, and features a striking spiral pattern created by travelling stitches. This pattern is worked effortlessly into the crown for a seamless finish.

The pattern is provided in 3 sizes, is provided in both written and charted format, and also features illustrated tutorials for the specialist skills required.


  • To fit size: 19 [21, 23] in/48.25 [53.25, 58.5] cm
  • Finished size: 16 [18, 20] in/40.5 [45.75, 51] cm


  • 78 [95, 118] yd/71 [87, 108] m
    28yd/26m for the swatch
    RipplesCrafts Warm Hearted Aran
  • Set 4.5mm DPNs
  • Tapestry needle
  • Cable needle as necessary
  • Stitch markers as necessary
  • Pair 1in/2.5cm buttons


  • 18 sts x 26 rows to 4in/10cm on 4.5mm needles over St.St

Skills required:

  • Knit and purl stitches
  • Knitting in the round
  • Increase & decreases techniques
  • Picking up stitches
  • Cable cast-on
  • Cables

Instructions are provided in both written and charted format.

Pattern includes illustrated tutorials for relevant techniques.

Published May 2014

PDF file size: 2.1MB, image res. 300DPI

Product code: WW233KLexie

Technical editors: Heather Murray & Tana Pageler

Page last updated 17/7/2014