This simple stocking hat will brighten your day during Portland's damp winters. It is a great first hat project with a very forgiving, stretchy fabric and a choice of three sizes.
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Size Adult Small shown in:
Pink: Malabrigo Sock in Piedras 862 held with Berroco Andean Mist (sadly discontinued) in Chaiten 6319, and in
Blue: Quince & Co. Tern in Stonington 412 held with Berroco Andean Mist (sadly discontinued) in Napo 6381.
In 1x1 ribbing, after blocking, unstretched, 28-32 sts = 4"/10 cm. Stretchy ribbing makes measuring gauge a challenge. Aim for fabric that is supple but quite structured, and definitely not floppy or holey.
Sizes: Child [Adult Small, Adult Large]. This very stretchy hat should fit head circumferences: 14-18 [18-22, 22-26]"/ 35-45 [45-55, 55-65] cm
Advanced Beginner (knitting in the round, decreasing)
Version 10/21/2010 - Originally published.
Version 12/21/2017 - New template and photos. No errors - aesthetic update only.