Waffle Stitch Hat Knitting Pattern

This waffle stitch hat is knit in the round from the brim to the crown. Start by knitting a short or fold-over brim, knit in the waffle stitch pattern, which is a 2 row repeat and then you’ll decrease for the crown using knit stitches and decrease stitches.

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

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Knit in the round
Pick-up a stitch
Knit into the stitch below
Decrease stitches

Yarn Weight: Aran
Yardage: 210 – 215 yards (192 – 196 meters)
Suggested Yarn: Lion Brand Feels Like Butta
Needle Size: US 6 (4mm) Circular Needles with a 16” (40cm) Cable
Stitch Markers
Darning or Tapestry Needle

Model Head Circumference: 21 1/2″ (55cm)
Gauge: 15 STS & 24 rounds per 4” (10cm) square, knit in the waffle pattern
Weight: 3.5oz (100g)

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

Small (Child-Tween): 18-20″ Head Circumference
Medium (Teen – Adult Women): 20-22″ Head Circumference
Large (Adult Male): 22-24″ Head Circumference

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Waffle Stitch Hat Knitting Pattern


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