Gaufres Hat is a comfortable, slouchy hat worked in a waffle-type stitch pattern. It is knit in the round from the bottom up, the crown shaping is integrated into the stitch pattern.
18 sts and 40 rounds = 10x10 cm/4”x4” in Gaufres Stitch Pattern knit in the round with needle A after blocking
(Base gauge: 18 sts and 27 rounds = 10x10 cm/4”x4” in Stockinette Stitch knit in the round with a needle that is one size larger than needle A after blocking)
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
54.5 cm / 21½” circumference at widest point, 23 cm / 9” height. Comfortably fit average adult head sizes (20-24”)
Approximately 160 m/175 y
Sample made with Madelinetosh Tosh Vintage (100% merino, 183 m/200 y per skein) in colourway Oak.
· needle A: 80 cm/32” circular needle or 40 cm/16" circular needle and double pointed needles (dpns) in size