A subtly textured hat with a thick folded brim, this hat starts with a super simple, but beautifully thick tubular cast on. It is then is knit in the round from brim to crown in a simple Honeycomb Brioche stitch.
One skein of any [Kettle Yarn Co.] Aran weight yarn is enough for all sizes, and TWIST skeins can be used for a contrast pom pom.
130(138, 150) yds
118(126, 136) m
Kettle Yarn Co. BANFF Aran, LOMOND Aran or Wimbledon Aran yarn
100g = approx. 166m/183yds
Hat photographed in LOMOND Aran 'Silver Leaf' and TWIST 'Virgin'
k1, p1 ribbing on smaller needle - blocked slightly stretched
18.5 sts x 38 rows / 4 inches
Brioche Honeycomb on larger needle
16 sts and 24.5 rows / 4 inches
4 mm (US #6) 16”/ 40 cm circular needle
5 mm (US #8) 16”/ 40 cm circular needle
or as required to meet gauge
FITS HEAD CIRCUMFERENCE
baby (child, adult)
15.5 (17, 20) inches
40 (43, 50) cm
3 of 5