This close fitting hat with a simple lace pattern is knit in a light worsted type of yarn. To make a nice firm edge and perfect fit, the hat is finished off with a crochet edge. It can be knit either in the round or flat – pattern includes instructions for both. The pattern has written instructions as well as charts for each of the six sizes. The pattern includes instructions for 6 sizes of the hat, from baby to men’s, and it should be suitable for an advanced beginner.
Sizes: 0-3months (6-12 months, child, small, medium, large)
|Baby 0-3 months||Baby 6-12 months||Child||Small||Womens||Mens|
|Circumference||14 inches36 cm||15.75 inches40 cm||17.5 inches44 cm||19 inches48 cm||20.5 inches52 cm||22 inches56 cm|
|Height||5.5 inches14 cm||6.5 inches16 cm||7.5 inches19 cm||9 inches23 cm||10.25 inches26 cm||11 inches28 cm|
|Yarn requirements||240 yards220 m||240 yards220 m||240 yards220 m||240 yards220 m||240 yards220 m||240 yards220 m|
Yarn: Worsted / 10 ply (9 wpi). See requirements in table
Needles: 3 mm/US 2½. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Other: crochet hook size 3, tapestry needle.
Gauge: 25 sts and 38 rows = 4 inches / 10 cm in pattern.