This is a very quick pattern. You could have this hat in a couple of hours.
It is beautiful and springy when done.
You can wear it slouchy or fold the brim over for a beanie look.
People who have made this hat have told me it has "Just enough slouch"
10.5 sts / 16 rows = 4 inches (stocking stitch)
My nana taught me to knit when I was 6 yrs old. I have since picked up and put down the needles a lot. I think I now have a firm grasp of them permanently. Lets say I'm hooked.