This hat is knitted in two directions: a ribbed band is worked from side to side to create the brim, and stitches are picked up along one side for the moss stitch crown. A button tab at the side gives this simple design a twist.
20” (51 cm) circumference at band.
Worsted (Medium #4).
SHOWN HERE: Malabrigo Merino Worsted (100% wool; 215yd [197 m1/100 g): #117 verde, adriana, 1 skein.
U.S. size 8 (5 mm): 16” (40 cm) circular (cir) and set of 4 or 5 double-pointed (dpn).
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Markers (m); two 1” (2.5 cm) buttons; tapestry needle.
18 sts and 25 rnds = 4” (10 cm) in moss st.
Moss Stitch (multiple of 2 sts)
PNDS 1 AND 2: *K1, p1; rep from to end.
PNDS 3 AND 4: *Pt kl; rep from *to end.
Pep Pnds 1-4 for patt.
Hat Ribbed Band With cir needle,
CO 20 sts. Do not join.
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