Wyatt by Meghan Babin is worked in the round from the bottom up. The hat begins with a tubular cast on, and the brim, is worked in a deep knit two, purl two ribbing.
The body of the hat is worked in a simple cable and ribbing pattern and integrated decreases shape the crown. Change to double pointed needles when the hat circumference is too small to work on the circular.
Kelbourne Woolens Lucky Tweed (100% Merino wool; 210 yds/100 gm skein): medium gray 036, 1 skein.
18 sts and 27 rows = 4” (10 cm) in Body Chart on largest needle, after blocking.
1 – 16” (40 cm) US 6 (4 mm) circular.
1 – 16” (40 cm) US 7 (4.5 mm) circular.
1 – 16” (40 cm) US 8 (5 mm) circular.
1 – set US 8 (5 mm) DPNs.
Check your gauge and adjust needle size(s) accordingly if necessary.
Size G–6 (4 mm) crochet hook, waste yarn, cable needle, stitch markers, tapestry needle.
18” (45.5 cm) brim circumference, unstretched, 9.25” (23.5 cm) height.
Knitting, purling, cabling, decreasing, crochet chain stitch.
Images: Linette Kielinski
• For a tutorial on the provisional cast on, visit our tips and tricks here.
Photography by Linette Kielinski