Modeled after the hats the commentators wore during the 2008 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, this hat is the perfect basic for any wardrobe.
** NOTE: Hat is knit inside out to minimize purl stitching. Once hat is finished, turn inside-out for the same look as pattern picture.
YARN100 – 130 yards Lion Brand Wool Ease (80% acrylic, 20% wool; 197 yards/180 meters per 85 grams)
NEEDLESUS 8 / 5.0 mm 16" circular needle
US 8 / 5.0 mm double pointed needles
NOTIONSOne stitch marker
Darning needle for weaving in ends
GAUGE18 sts x 24 rows = 4" in stockinette
SIZESbaby (toddler, child, adult) = 14 (16, 18, 20)” circumference, un-stretched.