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Grab this Slouchy Hat Knitting Pattern. Super easy beginner level. Knit with bulky yarn, so it knit’s up quickly! Great beginner knitting pattern!

I was trying to decide what hat I’d like to make this month and I’ve been trying to branch out and use different yarns, so I decided to create a pattern similar to my most popular hat knitting pattern, the Wisdom slouchy hat, which is knit with a super bulky yarn.

So, I decided to create this hat using a bulky yarn instead of a super bulky and I’m super happy with the results.

For starters, this yarn is the softest and warmest evah!

I’m all about instant gratification projects, hence why I always knit with super bulky yarn.

However… even though this took a little longer to knit, I absolutely love it!

So, I’m trying to embrace patience when knitting a project and enjoying the process and trying not to think about what I’m going to knit next. ;)}

Anyone with me on this?!

Let’s get on to knitting this thing. :)

About:

  • Available Sizes: One
  • Size: 20 – 22″ {51 – 56cm} Head Circumference
  • Style: One, Slouchy
  • Pattern Format: Written Pattern, No Chart
  • Pattern Language: English
  • Skill Level: Beginner
  • PDF Format: Printer & Mobile Friendly
  • Bonus: Video

Techniques:

  • Knit in the Round
  • Knit & Purl Stitches
  • Decrease Stitch

Materials:

  • Yarn Weight: Bulky
  • Yardage: 120 – 130 yards {110 – 119 meters}
  • Suggested Yarn: Morehouse Farms, Bulky
  • Needle Size: US 10.5 {6.5mm} Circular Needles with a 16” {40cm}, or DPNs
  • Needle Size: US 11 {8mm} Circular Needles with a 16” {40cm} & 24”+ {60cm} Cable, or DPNs
  • Extras: Stitch Markers

Details:

  • Measurements: 10″ Wide x 13 1/2″ {25cm x 34cm}
  • Gauge: 12 STS & 18 rounds per 4” {10cm} square, knit in the pattern below
  • Weight: 4.1oz {116g}

Notes:

  • Not reversible.
  • Knit bottom up.
  • Knit using the rib & stockinette stitch.
  • Knit in the round with a circular needle.
  • When knitting in the round you’re always knitting the right side of your work.

Pattern, Knit in the Round:

  • Using US 10.5 {6.5mm} circular needles with a 16” {40cm} cable.
  • CO 64 STS, PM, join in the round.
  • Rounds 1-21: *K2, P2* approx. 5” {13cm} from the beginning
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  • Switch to size US 11 needles:
  • Rounds 22-52: *K* approx. 7 1/2” {19cm} from the beginning
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  • Note {Optional}:
  • When the stitches get too tight switch to a longer cable and knit using the magic loop method.
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  • Decrease for the crown:
  • Round 53: *K6, K2TOG, PM*
  • Round 54: *K5, K2TOG, SM*
  • Round 55: *K4, K2TOG, SM*
  • Round 56: *K3, K2TOG, SM*
  • Round 57: *K2, K2TOG, SM*
  • Round 58: *K1, K2TOG, SM*
  • Round 59: *K2TOG, remove stitch marker*
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  • End:
  • Without binding-off, cut the yarn leaving a 10” {25cm} tail, pull it through the remaining STS, push through the top hole to the inside and then weave in the ends.
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  • Block:
  • To block this hat I use a saucer. Like a teacup and saucer. ;) I put it inside the hat, so the bottom “swirl” is in the center of the saucer and the saucer is bulging outward, spritz it with some water, pat dry with a clean towel and let it dry overnight.

Abbreviations:

  • * – * – repeat between *
  • CO – cast-on {long-tail cast-on method}
  • DPNs – double pointed needles
  • K – knit stitches {K1 means to knit 1 stitch}
  • K2TOG – knit 2 stitches together
  • P – purl stitches {P2 means to purl 2 stitches}
  • PM – place stitch marker
  • SM – slip stitch marker
  • STS – stitches

Gauge:


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{FREE} Bulky Slouchy Hat Knitting Pattern : Eternal

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