Pattern Download

Fourth Grade


Skill Level


What You Get

  • 1 digital pattern (instant download)
  • Free Pattern Updates

How it works

  • This pattern was designed by a Craftsy independent design partner!
  • You'll purchase through PayPal and all profits go to the designer.
  • After purchase find your pattern in your pattern library.


Nothing babyish for fourth graders, this hat features chic stripes that are easily woven through the knitting. A single pattern from the collection, Elementary Hats, also available on Craftsy. GAUGE 5 stitches/inch in stockinette stitch in the round. SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Child-sized: 7.5" from brim to top when measured flat. See guidelines in pattern for sizing up or down SUGGESTED YARN 200 yards of Worsted weight PREFERRED BRAND/YARN I used Cascade 220, Knit Picks Swish and Valley Yarns Superwash.

Supplies Needed

  • 4 colors of worsted weight wool. In the example, I used Cascade 220, Knit Picks Swish and Valley Yarns Superwash. You'll need about 130 yards of main color and fewer than 30 yards each of the embellishing colors.
  • 16" circular needles, size US 7 (4.5 mm) or size needed to obtain gauge (I am a loose knitter so in the example, I used size US 6) and additional needles for small-diameter knitting (DPNs, a second circular or a long Magic Loop needle). For a tighter fit around the head, knit the brim in one size smaller needles and then go up a size for the body of the hat. Tapestry needle.

Sold by

More With Les
I'm a San Francisco-based legal affairs journalist, novelist, knitting designer and, most importantly, mom.