Apple Hat

from Frugal Knitting Haus

Apple Hat Pattern


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Pattern Details:

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Women, Men, Girls, Boys



Skill Level:

little skill level requirement Novice

Pattern Description:

This one is sized for children AND adults! Not for kids anymore! This is so cute to wear, and once everyone see’s you in this, they will want one! Easy sizing, easy fit. Simple pattern will have you completing many hats in one week! Stash these away too for extra “on hand” gifts! Uses worsted weight yarns, knitting needles circular, 16” # 7, and # 9. You will also need a set of double points in # 7, and # 9 for very few rounds of top decreasing. Note that size # 7 is for children’s hat, size # 9 is for adult’s hat. We use a thick worsted weight yarn.


Gauge-on #7 needles, 9 sts = 2 inches
On # 9 needles, 4 sts = 1 inch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • First size is for children up to about 5 yrs of age, older children and adults size in Parentheses ( )


  • Thick Worsted weight yarns - about 2 ounces (2 1⁄2 ounces ) of red, plus about 1 1⁄2 yds of brown for stem, and about 4 yds of green for leaves. 16 inch circular needle, size # 7 for kids, size # 9 for adults. Double pointed needles ( set of 4 ), size # 7 for kids, and size # 9 for adults

Suggested yarn:

100 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Thick Worsted Weight Yarn


Red with Green for Leaves and Stem

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The Frugal Knitting Haus was founded in July of 1989. It began around the innovative patterns of our founder, designing quick and simple patterns using up leftover scraps of yarn. Since her start, hundreds of knitting patterns have been designed and are available through the eight different books that are published by the Frugal Knitting Haus. The patterns are all different, but the design ...

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