pdf Digital Download


Need help? Visit our Help Center »

Have you made this pattern?

Share with the Craftsy community.

About the designer

Hi! I make lots of things. My grandmother taught me to knit when I was 4 and created a monster.

View all patterns by designer (24) »
Photo of Ruby Submarine

Melt Slouch Hat

from Ruby Submarine
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Melt Slouch Hat
Melt Slouch Hat beret style
Melt Slouch Hat
Melt Slouch Hat
Melt Slouch Hat
Melt Slouch Hat

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit
  • purl
  • yo
  • k2tog
  • s2kp

Pattern Description:

This is a very slouchy, very customizable lace hat pattern.

As written, the hat is roomygreat for those folks with lots of hair! For less slouch, simply work fewer repeats of the lattice stitch pattern.

The pictured hat took 255 yards (233m) total of Bugga! This pattern is perfect for multiple colors in small amounts of sport weight yarn (the pattern includes complete yardage/weight breakdown).

The Cephalopod yarns mini-skein kits are a treat!


22 sts and 32 rows = 4 inches in St st on larger needles
15 sts and 40 rows = 4 inches in Lattice stitch on larger needles

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 22" brim, slightly stretched. Crown is 26" and very stretchy!


  • 255 yards Bugga! sportweight yarn
  • US size 3 (3.25mm) circular needles
  • US size 5 (3.75mm) circular needles

You Will Also Need:

  • stitch marker

Suggested yarn:

255 yards of Sport weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Cephalopod Yarns Bugga!


Jewel tones- light