Zigzag Chunky Hat
This pattern has been professionally tech-edited by Joeli Caparco
This is a reversible hat that can be worn in two ways - with the insides of the diamonds facing out (wrong side out) like the first picture, or with the diamonds facing in (right side out) like the third picture.
There is a lot of stretch to this hat as the ZigZag pattern is ribbed - I have a small head at 55cm/21.5″ - it fits nicely, yet there is so much room in there for a larger head!
The yarn I used is Erika Knight’s ‘Vintage Wool’. It is an Aran weight yarn made from 100% British Wool, spun in Yorkshire. It works great with this pattern, the wool is super warm but because the hat doesn’t cling too much you don’t over heat.
I wanted to make something chunky, yet not too heavy, with an interesting pattern that would be suitable for knitters of all skill levels.
What I love about this pattern is the flower that appears on th