Kingston Hat Digital Pattern
Alternating small and large braid panels meet Aran and lace-inspired motifs in this watchman style hat. This pattern is offered in two versions — one with a folded brim, and one without — satisfying both those who want a quick one skein project, or a substantial ear-covering cap. Unisex sized to fit most average adult heads.
19.5” / 49.5 cm circumference to fit a 20-23” / 51-58.5 cm adult head. 8.5” / 21.5 cm height including brim.
Stone Wool Cormo
(100% Wyoming/Cormo wool; approx 200yd [182m]/100g)
Scoured White colorway in the following amounts:
2 skeins (Version A, folded brim)
1 skein (Version B)
US 6 [4.0 mm] 16” / 40 cm circular needle for long-tail
US 7 [4.5 mm] 16” / 40 cm circular needle for 1x1 rib brim
US 8 [5.0 mm] 16” / 40 cm circular needle for main hat
One set of US 8 [5.0 mm] DPNs (or one large circ, if using
Magic Loop Method) for crown shaping
or size needed to obtain gauge
Cable chart: 24 sts and 27 rnds = 4” / 10 cm on US 8 needle blocked. One 39 st motif from Cable Chart measures 6.5” wide with US 8 needles after blocking.
Designer: Whitney Hayward
Format: Digital PDF will be delivered in a separate email after purchase.