Leslie Hat Pattern


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Knitting: Leslie Hat
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Skill Level:

little skill level requirement Novice

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knit, purl, knitting through back loop, increasing (make 1), decreasing (knit 2 stitches together), knitting in the round, knitting with dpns and flat knittiing, a little sewing.

Pattern Description:

If you're stylish and chic and want to let everyone know about it, the Leslie Hat's for you. It's the latest of the super bulky, seamless hat from Little Sweet Knittings Designs. Just as the button was originally used for embellishing a garment, Leslie has a lone accent button to please the eyes. The hat itself is worked in two methods: knit flat to create a flap and finished in the round. It's overall pattern remains simple in such a way that it complements the button accent. Instructions are written and with charted stitch pattern.


9 sts and 12 rows = 4" sq (10 cm sq) on US 13.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Approximately 20" (51 cm) and stretches to 23" (58 cm) in circumference.


  • Lion Brand Woolease Thick and Quick in Charcoal: 1 skein, or any Super Bulky Weight Yarn like Classic Elite "Forbidden," or Cascade "Lana Grande," or Rowan "Big Wool": about 80 yd (73 m).
  • US 11 (8 mm)- 16-inch (40 cm) Circular Needle
  • US 13 (9mm)- 16-inch (40 cm) Circular Needle
  • US 13 (9 mm) dpns
  • Or any size to obtain gauge

You Will Also Need:

  • Stitch markers
  • 2" (5 cm) button
  • Row counter (optional)
  • Tapestry needle or crochet hook

About Designer

About Designer

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I'm an avid knitter and crocheter who, for years have been giving away finished pieces for charity and gifting, have discovered the dynamic world of designing knitwear for the busy and thoughtful knitter.

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