Brioche Hat

from Linda Lencovic

Brioche Hat Pattern


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Knitting: Brioche Hat
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Pattern Details:

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



Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Pattern Description:

A subtly textured hat with a thick folded brim, this hat starts with a super simple, but beautifully thick tubular cast on. It is then is knit in the round from brim to crown in a simple Honeycomb Brioche stitch.

One skein of any Kettle Yarn Co. Aran weight yarn is enough for all sizes, and TWIST skeins can be used for a contrast pom pom.


k1, p1 ribbing on smaller needle - blocked slightly stretched
18.5 sts x 38 rows / 4 inches
Brioche Honeycomb on larger needle
16 sts and 24.5 rows / 4 inches

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Fits head circumference: baby (child, adult) 15.5 (17, 20) inches 40 (43, 50) cm


  • 130(138, 150) yds 118(126, 136) m Kettle Yarn Co. BANFF Aran, LOMOND Aran or Wimbledon Aran yarn (1 skein) 100g = approx. 166m/183yds

You Will Also Need:

  • tools stitch markers, darning needle, pom pom maker/cardboard, 15g contrast colour waste yarn (aran weight in a smooth blend - it is important this be in a obviously contrasting colour)

Suggested yarn:

166 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Kettle Yarn Co. LOMOND Aran, BANFF Aran or WIMBLEDON Aran

About Designer

About Designer

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Growing up in the wilderness of northern British Columbia, colour has always been a huge part of my life. As a child I was the always the one elbow deep in the finger paints, glorying at the amazing way colours would mix. As an adult I made the move from Canada to London for a masters degree in Fine Art Painting at Chelsea College of Art and Design in 2006.

In 2013 I found the perfect ...

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