Brennan Hat

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Brennan Hat Pattern


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Knitting: Brennan Hat
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Brennan Hat A girl and her dog.
Brennan Hat Brennan Hat - back
Brennan Hat Brennan Hat - front
Brennan Hat Brennan Hat Girl with Sunshine Girl.

Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Women, Men, Girls, Boys, Infant/Baby



Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • cast on
  • knit
  • purl
  • make a gauge swatch

Pattern Description:

Classic cables and ribbing in cozy wool make the "Brennan Hat"a winner!

Inspired by a hat I saw on the show "Bones", this beanie will flatter most people. Just imagine hitting the slopes--or the mall--with this classic toque. Knit in the round from the brim up, there is no seaming and minimal weaving-in of ends.

Finished crown heights given in pattern to make adjusting easy.

Requires: 1-2 100 g/3.5 oz balls (150 m/164 yds each) of aran/heavy worsted-weight yarn. I recommend wool. The sample was knit in Knit Picks' "Andes del Campo" yarn.


20 sts and 26 rws=4"/10 cm
I knit tightly, so please be sure to check your gauge and adjust needle size as necessary.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 15-17" head
  • 16-19" head
  • 18-21" head
  • 20-23" head
  • 22-25" head


  • 1-2 balls aran-weight wool yarn
  • 5.0 mm (US 8) double-pointed needles
  • 5.0 mm (US 8) 29" circular needle (optional)
  • small cable needle
  • yarn needle

Suggested yarn:

164 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Knit Picks' Andes del Campo



About Designer

About Designer

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I have been "crafting" ever since I was little, with plenty of help from two very artistic grandmothers and a mom who taught me to sew at the age of nine. I haven't looked back, and now I sew, knit, (and design in both mediums), crochet (although it's not my favourite), scrapbook, paint, and cook! (Cooking can be a craft, right?)

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