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This is a great beginner hat that you can whip up in no time at all for a quick gift, or just to keep warm.  Perfect in bright colors to find your family on the slopes, or in neutrals for an understated funky vibe while walking the city streets.  The pattern is sized for the whole family, and is an unbelievably quick knit so be prepared to make more than one!

80 (100, 120) yards of super bulky weight yarn

US Size 11 [8 mm] dpns or size needed to obtain gauge
US Size L [8 mm] crochet hook
5 (5, 6) st markers (one in cc for beginning of rnd)
Tapestry ndl

Yarn Used:
Malabrigo Rasta (90 yards [82 m] / 5.2 oz [150 g]), 1 (2, 2) skeins

9 sts / 14 rows = 4"

Finished Measurements
S (M, L), approx. finished hat circumference 18” (19½”, 21”)

Skill Level


Pattern is delivered electronically upon purchase in PDF format.  You will need Adobe Reader to view/print this pattern.

Please contact a Nelkin Designs stockist if you would like to purchase a hard copy of this pattern.

No duplicating except for personal use.  Please do not copy and share with your friends or colleagues; each sale of a pattern helps support my designing.  Items knit from this pattern may not be sold except with permission of the designer.