The hat is made with just one skein of Malabrigo chunky yarn or Araucania Nature Chunky on a US 9 (5.5mm) needle, knit in the round from the top down and finished off with a single crochet edge or blanket stitch trim. You can knit it in a single color or stranded, instructions included with chart. The gauge is 14.5 st = 4 in. Sizes sm, med, and lg.
Preparing for the onslaught of knitting and crochet for the winter months can never come too soon. More easy hat patterns with photos on knitnscribble. Or get an amusing earflap hat knitting pattern for a sock monkey hat. Knit in the round from the bottom up, this hat is knit with worsted weight yarn with a warm knitted interlining around the bottom portion. One size fits adults and older children.
You can find Kirsten's free earflap hat pattern along with her beautiful shawl patterns which knitnscribble has mentioned before from throughtheloops.
More projects with just one skein of yarn, including an earflap hat pattern for the whole family.