Knitting for women Pompom hat knitting pattern free

Pompom hat knitting pattern free

Hat knitting pattern



Hat

Design by Martin Storey

Measurements

To fit average adult head.

Materials

3 x 50g (92m) balls of Rowan Original Denim (100% cotton) in Nashville (002).

Pair of 3 1/4mm (No. 10) and 4mm (No. 8) knitting needles.

Cable needle.

Faux-fur pompom.

Tension

Before wash: 24.5 stitches and 30 rows, to 10 x 10cm, over pattern, using 4mm needles.

After wash: 24.5 stitches and 37.5 rows, to 10 x 10cm, over pattern, using 4mm needles.

Abbreviations

K, knit; p, purl; st, stitch; c4f, cable 4 front (slip next 2 sts onto cable needle and leave at front, k2, then k2 from cable needle); tog, together; inc, increase (by working twice into same st).

Note

Yarn amounts are based on average requirements and are therefore approximate. Instructions in square brackets are worked as stated after 2nd bracket.

To make

With 4mm needles, cast on 114 sts.

1st rib row: K2, [p2, k2] to end.

2nd rib row: P2, [k2, p2] to end.

Rib another 14 rows.

Change to 3 1/4mm needles.

Rib another 15 rows.

Inc row: Rib 9, inc in next st, [rib 18, inc in next st] 5 times, rib 9 - 120 sts.

Change to 4mm needles.

1st row: [P1, k3, p1, k4] to last 3 sts, p1, k1, p1.

2nd row: K3, [p4, k5] to end.

3rd and 4th rows: As 1 st and 2nd rows.

5th row: [P1, k3, p1, c4f] to last 3 sts, p1, k1, p1.

6th row: As 2nd row.

7th and 8th rows: As 1 st and 2nd rows. These 8 rows form pattern.

Pattern another 44 rows.

Shape top: 1st row: [P1, k1, k2tog, p1, c4f] to last 3 sts, p1, k1, p1 - 107 sts.

2nd row: K3, [p4, k4] to end.

3rd row: [P1, k2, p1, k4] to last 3 sts, p1, k1, p1.

4th row: As 2nd row.

5th row: [P1, k2tog, p1, k4] to last 3 sts, p1, k1, p1 - 94 sts.

6th row: K3, [p4, k3] to end.

7th row: P1, k1, p1, [k4, p1, k1, p1] to end.

8th row: As 6th row.

9th row: P1, k1, p1, *slip next 2 sts onto cable needle and leave at front, [k next st from cable needle tog with next st from needle] twice, p1, k1, pi repeat from * to end - 68 sts.

10th row: K3, [p2, k3] to end.

11th row: P1, k1,p1, [k2, p1, k1, p1] to end.

12th row: As 10th row.

13th row: [P1, p2tog, k2] to last 3 sts, p1, k1, p1 - 55 sts.

14th row: K3, [p2, k2] to end.

15th row: [P2, k2tog] to last 3 sts, p1, k1, p1 -42 sts.

16th row: K3, [p1, k2] to end.

17th row: P2, [p2tog, p1] to last4 sts, p2tog, p2 - 29 sts.

18th row: K2, [k2tog] to last st, k1 - 16 sts.

Break off yarn and thread end through remaining sts, pull up tightly and secure. Machine wash at 60 degrees then tumble dry.

Join seam, reversing seam for turn back brim. Attach pompom.