Malabrigo Rasta (90yd/100gr), 1 skein, shown in Sunset
US13 /9m 16’’ circular needles
US15 /10mm 16’’ circular needles and DPNs, or size to obtain gauge
1 stitch marker
9 sts per 4″ (10cm) with small needles in ribbing pattern
Using Long Tail Cast On and smaller needles, CO 44 sts, place marker and join in the round being careful not to twist your sts.
Work ribbing pattern for 4 rounds: *k2, p2*, to end. Switch to bigger needles
Rnd 1: knit
Rnd 2: *k2, p2, rep from * to end
Rnd 3: knit
Rnd 4: *p2, k2, rep from * to end
Rep rnds 1-4 (4) times in total.
CROWN (worked with DPNs).
Rnd 5: *k2tog, k2* to end
Rnd 6 and all even rnds: knit
Rnd 7: *k2tog, k1, rep from * to end
Rnd 9: *k2tog, rep from * to end
Cut yarn leaving a long tail and pass it through the rem sts, cinching tightly. Weave in ends and block.
Make a medium-sized pompom and attach it on the top of the hat. Enjoy your new hat 🙂
About the Designer – Trelly Hernández
Hi, my name is Trelly and I live in Spain. I’m married and mom of Penny, an adopted dog. Knitter, quilter, reader and animal lover, life is my passion.