This design is available in English and French and is part of ‘Strong and Free’, a Canadian themed collection created in collaboration with Heidi Kirrmaier (HeidiKdesigns).
This is such a fun little hat with its two-tone pompom and it is very, very quick to knit !
It is knit from the bottom up, in the round and in one piece. You don’t know how to make a pompom? The pattern comes with a photo tutorial!
You will need: Approximately 200 metres / 217 yards of Worsted yarn.
Sample shown in Custom Woolen Mills Mule Spinner 2-Ply 100% Wool held double in Natural and Medium Grey for the pompom
7 mm circular needle (short, no more than 60 cm / 24” in length) and four DPNs
5.5 mm / US 9 circular needle (short, no more than 60 cm / 24” in length)
Tapestry needle, one marker
53 cm / 21” at the brim after blocking and 20 cm / 8” height
One size to fit a head size of 47.5-57.5 cm / 19-23”
11 sts and 20 rows = 10 cm / 4” in pattern on 7 mm needle with Worsted weight yarn held double