This pattern is for any weight yarn! Work at any gauge (no swatch necessary) to make a custom fit hat by working the modular sideways brim first.
This hat is part of the leethal Short Stripes Trio - 3 different accessory patterns which each feature short rows and stripes! [Robin] the shawl, [Maurice] the cowl, and Barry the hat (this pattern) all play with stripes and short rows in different ways, and are all fun and unique designs with lots of variations. (Each single pattern is $6; the whole trio is $12.)
This pattern is for a hat which can be made in a wide variety of styles - it’s custom fit to any head size, and for any gauge, so you can pick any weight yarn, and you can choose how to stripe with 2 or more different colors.
The standard pattern can be made with or without buttons, and is somewhat tall, for a slouchy shape, in stockinette stitch with purl bump stripes.
Optional variations are included to make it shorter for a non-slouchy style, and to make it a