This versatile hat pattern includes three styles -- a rolled brim for a feminine look, a ribbed brim for the whole family, or ribbed from beginning to end for a classic beanie! Sized for men, women, and children. The learning version of the pattern contains detailed photos to help beginning knitters. Note: This is the same pattern as the Quick Knit Learning version, but abbreviated for those who already know how to knit a hat.
Hat A: Rolled brim
Hat B: Ribbed brim
Hat C: All-over rib
Sizing: This hat is sized from babies through large adults.
Yarn: Use any yarn that knits between 2 and 6 stitches per inch.
Skills needed: Knowledge of how to cast on, knit, and knit 2 stitches together for Hat A. You will need to know how to purl for Hats B and C. The pattern explains how to knit with circular and double-pointed needles.
Photo by Cynthia Spencer.