A romantic rasta style Hat, with it's deep textured brim and airy, light body, that can be worn in a number of ways. Wear back for a casual slouchy look, or forward for the beret look, or to the side to be just that little bit different.
This pattern is available to purchase separately, or as part of the Going Straight collection.
198 [235, 266] yd/181 [215, 243] m
36yd/33m for a 6x6in/15x15cm swatch in St.St.
DK weight, plied yarn.
Needles & Notions
Pair 3.5mm/UK--/US4 straight needles or size needed to obtain gauge
3.5mm crochet hook
Approx. 3yd/3m waste yarn
Shown in Rowan Pure Wool DK [142yd/130m per 50g; 100% Wool]
Shown in size 22in/56cm on model with 21.75in/55.25cm circumference head
Fit is determined by row gauge – if your gauge differs, simply work more or fewer panels to achieve the desired size.
24 sts x 32 rows to 4in/10cm on 3.5mm needles over St.St.
To fit size: 18 [20, 22] in/45.75 [50.75, 56] cm
Finished size: 16 [18, 20] in/40.75 [45.75, 50.75] cm
Knit & purl sts, short rows (w&t), provisional cast-on, kitchener stitch, cables, basic lace (eyelets)
Written & charted instructions; illustrated tutorials for Provisional Cast-on & Kitchener Stitch
Published December 2007
PDF file size: 3MB
Product code: WW057GSStrudel
Technical editors: Mary Louise Quick & Heather Murray