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Classic Roll Brim Felt Hat

from Claire Fairall Designs
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Classic Roll Brim Felt Hat
Classic Roll Brim Felt Hat
Classic Roll Brim Felt Hat
Classic Roll Brim Felt Hat
Classic Roll Brim Felt Hat

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit, purl, increase ( knit front and back)
  • circular knitting

Pattern Description:

This ladies bowler style hat with a deep curled brim is a modern version of a time less classic.
This knit and felt hat is knitted seamlessly using double ended needles, and is felted by simply washing!!
The pure wool fibers shrink and matt into felt just like a washday sweater disaster!

My clear and detailed pattern includes -

Full line by line, knitting pattern.
Detailed instructions to guide you through felting and shaping your hat to a custom fit.

SUITABLE FOR- Intermediate knitters. This pattern uses circular knitting,
I have a free learn to knit using double ended needles tutorial on my website

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Felted Size (Adults). Small 50 - 54cm Medium 55 - 59cm Large 60 - 65cm Hats can be adjusted to fit perfectly during felting


  • 5 x 8mm (UK 0 /US 11) double ended needles 60cm cable needle (optional)

Suggested yarn:

200 meters of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Grundle Filzwolle
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