An easy, warm and flattering winter hat that is knitted and then felted. The hat includes directions for a flat brim or a rolled brim.
15 sts and 23 rows = 4 in/10 cm on 5.5 mm needles (Note - to facilitate felting,
the hat is knit at a looser gauge than the 17 stitches to 4 in/10cm recommended on the
I learned to knit in 2001 while recovering from an illness and quickly began modifying patterns and then designing my own garments.
My designs have since been seen in Knitty, Petite Purls, Knitscene, and on Boing-Boing.
I started designing cross-stitch patterns when I couldn't find patterns that were the right mix of traditional and sarcastic.