Photo of fingertips

Almond Hat

from fingertips patterns
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Almond Hat
Almond Hat
Almond Hat
Almond Hat

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • purl, knit through back of loop, purl through back of loop, double increases and double decreases as described in pattern
  • knit in the round

Pattern Description:

A comfy, cosy hat with a stunning, yet easy to knit stitch pattern.

There are three options for the brim: the turned over ribbed one, the ribbed one that's not turned over, and the one that starts straight away with the Almond Pattern, and has a slightly wavy edge.

Check out the matching Almond Mittens and Almond Cowl by the same designer!


25 sts, 24 rows = 10x10cm / 4x4" in k1tbl, p1 ribbing
27 sts, 24 rows = 10x10cm / 4x4" in Almond Pattern (main stitch pattern)

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Women's S, M, L - For finished hat circumference 40.5, 44.5, 49.5cm / 16, 17 1/2, 19 1/2" - To fit heads with circumference of around 48.5, 53.5, 58.5cm / 19, 21, 23"


  • Worsted or aran weight yarn, such Alpaca Lana D'Oro by Cascade Yarns: 100g (200m / 220 yards)
  • 4.5mm / US 7 double pointed needles or size to obtain tension

Suggested yarn:

200 meters of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Alpaca Lana D'Oro from Cascade Yarns


1082 Walnut Heather
pdf Digital Download


Need help? Visit our Help Center »

Have you made this pattern?

Share with the Craftsy community.

About the designer

I just love knitting gloves: once you get to the fingers there are so few stitches per round, that another finger is finished in what seems no time at all - giving you a constant sense of ...

Read More »
View all patterns by designer (31) »