Fidra is a quick and fun knit combining garter stitch and stockinette textures with some yarn over holes for further decoration (and a little ventilation)! As always the pom pom is optional!
Size 20 ½ inches circumference at brim and 8 ½ inches tall from brim to crown
Needles US 9/5.5mm 16-inch circular needle US 10/6mm 16-inch circular needle US 10/6mm set of dpn’s or long circular needle (if prefer using magic loop)
Yarn 130 yards chunky weight yarn (extra needed if adding a pom pom) Shown in Brooklyn Tweed Quarry (100% American Wool; 200 yards/100g) in “Gypsum”
Notions Stitch marker Tapestry needle for weaving in ends
Gauge 14 sts and 26 rnds = 4 inches in Garter Rib pattern on US 9/5.5mm needle 16 sts and 26 rnds = 4 inches in Garter Stitch pattern on US 10/6mm needle
A suggested substitute yarn is shown below.