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Arkanoid Pattern


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Knitting: Arkanoid
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Women, Men, Girls, Boys, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized, Infant/Baby



Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit and purl stitches
  • knitting in the round
  • increases and decreases
  • provisional cast-on
  • folded brim

Pattern Description:

Arkanoid is a contemporary geometric slouchy Hat with a soft brim and detailed stitch pattern. The pattern is provided in 6 sizes and is easily adaptable for different weight yarns and gauges. Notes for a less slouchy version are also provided.

Instructions are provided in written format only. Links to tutorials for specialist techniques are included.


26 sts x 38 rows to 4in/10cm on 2.75mm needles over St.St

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • To fit sizes: 14 [16, 18, 20, 22, 24] in/ 35.5 [40.75, 45.75, 51, 56, 61] cm
  • Finished size: 11.75 [13.5, 15.25, 17, 18.75, 20.25] in/ 30 [34.5, 38.75, 43.25, 47.5, 51.5] cm


  • 42 [48, 57, 64, 74, 84] g/184 [210, 250, 280, 324, 368] yd/168 [192, 228, 256, 296, 336] m BabyLonglegs Semi~Precious 4ply (50% Merino, 50% Silk)
  • OR Cascade Yarns Heritage Silk (85% Superwash Merino, 15% Silk)
  • OR KnitPicks Gloss Fingering (70% Merino, 30% Silk)

You Will Also Need:

  • Set 2.75mm DPNs & 16in/40cm Circular needle
  • Approx. 3yd/3m waste yarn
  • 2.75mm crochet hook
  • stitch marker
  • tapestry needle

About Designer

About Designer

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Woolly Wormhead is a Hat architect. With a background in industrial, sculptural and fine art Textiles, these influences can be seen in her work; having always been a lover of Hats and a life-long knitter, she enjoys bringing these different aspects together.

Constantly fascinated with unusual construction techniques, developing stitch combinations and techniques to achieve a unique, versatile ...

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