This pattern includes two variations of the hat; one with a simple ribbed brim and one with a roll brim. Also included are instructions for a quick flower.
Worsted weight yarn in bright cheerful colors.
US 10.5 (6.5mm) straight needles (hat is knit flat, then seamed)
- 14 Stitches and 19 Rows = 4 inches
CO - Cast On (I used the long tail cast on and left an extra long tail for seaming up later.
BO - Bind off (knitwise)
KFB - Knit front and back of stitch
K2tog – Knit two stitches together
Roll Brim Hat:Knitting PatternKnitCO 40 sts (leave an extra long tail for seaming up later)Work in stockinette until hat measures 6” from CO edge.Decrease:Row 1: K2, K2tog across rowRow 2: PurlRow 3: K1, K2tog across rowRow 4: PurlRow 5: K2tog across row
Using tapestry needle, break yarn leaving a long tail. Thread through remaining stitches and pull tightly. Seam up the back and weave in ends.