Drift Hat by Drea Renee Knits
The expanding texture and a four-point crown shaping make this hat unique and perfect to pull on whenever you are heading out to explore. Whether it be as a tourist in your own town, or visiting a faraway place for the first time, this cashmere hat will keep you cosy wherever you drift off to.
This is one of 3 patterns available in the Wanderlust Collection designed exclusively for Knit Purl in Portland!
This pattern has both written and charted directions.
Yarn: Approximately 2 oz/165 yd DK
Suggested yarn: North Light Fibers Water Street (2 oz/165 yd) 1 skein in Riptide
Suggested Needles: US 4/ 3.5mm – 16 inch Circulars & US 5/3.75mm – 16 inch Circulars and DPNs
Gauge (worked over garter): 20 sts & 38 rows/ 4in/10cm using larger needles
Finished Measurements: Length – 9 in/23 cm; Circumference – 18 in/46 cm (unstretched); This has is designed for a beanie style fit. For a larger hat or one with more slouch, go up a needle size or two and use worsted weight yarn.
Techniques to Indulge In: Knitting in the round, ribbing, twisting stitches, working from a chart, 4 point crown shaping.
View the pattern on Ravelry.