A slouchy hat worked in a broken rib pattern that grows organically out of the half-twist rib used for the hat band. The crown shaping creates alternating "mountain" and "valley" folds that give the hat its silhouette.
Please Note: This pattern is sold as a PDF download and may not be returned. It is not available as a printed pattern.
bespoke from Catherine Lowe:
300 yds/273 m of Merino #5 or Alpaca #6
Note: the pattern offers additional yarn options.
0 US/2.0 mm through 6 US/4.0 mm
Please refer to the pattern for complete information regarding needle size, type and length.
crochet hook: C/2.5 mm
knitter's pins: 2 dozen
waste yarn: 2 yds
- FINISHED MEASUREMENTS:
17"/43 cm at the base and 18.5"/48 cm through the body.
The hat may be blocked up to 22.5"/57 cm at the base and 24/5"/62 cm through the body.
broken rib stitch: 6 stitches and 8 rows = 1"/2.54 cm
FABRICATION AND CONSTRUCTION NOTES
The hat is knit flat and joined using a signature construction technique.