A hat with personality and style. Hat has a contrasting color rib followed by a striped rib and ending with the main color in a fun crooked rib pattern. Complete the ensemble with a matching Crooked Walk Scarf, also available from Olio Knit. Talk about stylin!
Changing colors Directions given for a striping through pictures and video
Knitting in the round
Videos are provided at olioknits.com for basic techniques as well as “how to” steps specific to this pattern.
I used The Fibre Co.’s Road to China Light (65% baby alpaca, 10% cashmere 15% silk 159 yards/50 grams) Sport Weight
2 skeins Lapis, 1 skein Smoky Quartz, 1 skein Dragonfly or approx. 25 yds. of yarn you may already own.
Needles – # 4 and 5 16” circular needle
Gauge- SPORT WEIGHT 24 stitches = 4” square in Stockinette Stitch using a #5 needle This pattern will “shrink” a bit when knit in the RIB and the STITCH PATTERN and be closer to 28 sts. per 4 inches
Head Circumference 20” 22.5” 24”
Finished Width 18” 19” 21”
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