Pihka Hat Pattern
Pihka Hat pattern has two options for the brim, straight or sloped one shaped with short rows. On the body the short rows are continued to create subtle shaping.
Design by Joanna Ignatius
Advanced beginner/ Intermediate
S/M (M/L), to fit head size 50-54 (54-58) cm/ 20-21.25 (21.25-23) inches
1 hank of Eco Cashmere (100% Cashmere of which 50% is recycled; 150 m/ 164 yds per 50 g). Sample shown is knit in colourway Whisky.
3.75 mm/ US 5 circular needle or double-pointed needles for brim
4.5 mm / US 7 circular needle or needle size to obtain gauge
4.5 mm / US 7 double-pointed needles (or needle size to obtain gauge) for crown if not worked with the magic loop technique
22 sts x 34 rows = 10 x 10 cm / 4 x 4 inches in stockinette st on bigger needles after blocking