This slouchy beanie begins with a tubular cast on followed by ribbing which flows into seed stitch fabric. Choose one color of worsted or aran weight yarn and add an optional contrast color edge for the brim. You can make this hat as slouchy as you like. Solid and semi-solid colorways will show off the textures best.
Finished Measurements 22” / 56cm circumference. The length is customizable. Hat shown on a 22.5” / 57cm head circumference.
Yarn Worsted or Aran weight
Yardage 160yds / 146m total A small amount of yarn can be used for a contrasting edge.
Needles Two pairs US 7 / 4.5mm circular in 40” / 100cm length or size needed to obtain gauge. Magic loop method is used for knitting in the rnd. Notions: 1 stitch marker, tapestry needle, scrap yarn
Gauge 20 sts = 4” / 10cm in seed stitch
The fabric is meant to be crisp and dense.
Qing Fibre Merino Aran (100% Merino Wool; 182yds / 166m per 100g skein) Colorway - Hero Two strands of fingering weight yarn held together from Garn Stories Merino in the Pesto colorway was used for a contrast edge.