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Button-Me Hat

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Button-Me Hat
Button-Me Hat
Button-Me Hat
Button-Me Hat
Button-Me Hat
Button-Me Hat

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • basic ribbing in the round

Pattern Description:

An easy-to-knit ribbed hat which may be decorated
to suit every occasion (or left unadorned). The
button-on decorations may easily be removed for
washing or for a seasonal change. Patterns are given
to suit a range of sizes from child to adult, in yarns


Stocking stitch gauges from 5 - 8 sts per inch.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • to fit head circumferences of 17 - 24"


  • Allow 50 - 100g according to the desired length and colour pattern of the hat.

You Will Also Need:

  • A few metres / yds of contrasting, similar-weight yarn will be needed if using the given Tubular caston method.

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Shelridge Ultra Merino Wool

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About the designer

Lucy Neatby on
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

Lucy is a full-time hand-knitting designer, teacher and the author of books including Cool Socks Warm Feet, Cool Knitters Finish in Style and A Little Book of BIG Holes for Hand-Knitters. She also ...

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