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Nollie Hat

from Monika Sirna
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Nollie Hat
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Basic Skills Necessary:

  • cast on
  • lace
  • short rows (links provided)
  • basic sewing {tutorial provided)

Pattern Description:

Nollie is a slouchy, extra soft, chunky looking hat, featuring a lacy diamond stitch pattern and a little peek out rolled brim.

The pattern includes two hat options, slight difference in gauge and the depth of the hat results in two different styles: a standard slouch newsboy/snowboarder hat and en extra slouchy Jamaican style cap. Both options have a brim decorated with a Button Tab.

Both charted and written directions are included in the pattern.

Pattern Includes:
-charted and written directions for both, hat's body and crown
-3 sizes
-2 different slouch options
-tips on how to customize hat's depth
-5 different Button Tabs
-Tutorial on how to attach Button Tab


16-18 sts and 23-25 rnds rnds / 4" in lacy diamond stitch pattern on bigger needles, after blocking at rest

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • S(M, L) - child to large adult
  • To fit head circumference:19-20(21-23, 24-25)" or 48-51(53-58, 61-63.5)cm


  • 170 - 230 yards bulky yarn
  • US 8 - 5.0 mm
  • US 10 - 6.0 mm

You Will Also Need:

  • stitch marker
  • tapestry needle
  • pins
  • 2 decorative buttons (approx 3/4" / 18-20mm)
  • 2 flat buttons (approx 0.5"/10-13mm, some tab options only)
  • thread in yarn color, sewing needle (some tab options only)
  • balloon (optional)

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Malabrigo Yarn Mecha

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Women, Girls, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized, Infant/Baby
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I am a wife as well as a stay at home mom to two precious girls, who are the inspiration behind my creations.

Even though I have been around fabric, yarn & crafts my whole life; knitting sweaters ...

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