Stafford Hat

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Stafford Hat Pattern


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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Women, Men, Girls, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized



Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knit
  • Purl
  • Yarn over
  • Knit 2 together
  • Slip, slip, knit

Pattern Description:

The Stafford Hat features a large lace panel surrounded by plenty of stockinette to create a simple, lovely hat perfect for last minute gift giving or a lovely winter hat for yourself.

Pattern includes instructions for a beanie-type fit, as well as instructions for a slouchy fit.

Pattern is charted, and knitters should know how to read from charts in order to knit this pattern.


18 stitches and 28 rows = 4" in stockinette stitch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Beanie
  • Slouchy


  • US 6 double pointed needles or 16" circular needle
  • US 8 double pointed needles
  • 220 yards dk weight yarn

Suggested yarn:

220 yards of DK weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Knit Picks Capra