Hooked for Life Slouchy Leaf Hat PDF
This pattern is a downloadable PDF file.
Sometimes a stitch pattern will just tell you what it wants to be. This one, with alternating columns of leaves and garter stitch, really wanted to be a slouchy hat! I love the way the decreases for the crown fit neatly into the established pattern.
-Mary Beth Temple, designer
Skill Level: Advanced beginner
Sizes: Small (large)
To Fit Head Circumference: 18-20" (20.5-23")
Yarn: 1 hank Cascade 220 Heathers, color #2448 Mallard
Total Yardage: 220 yards worsted weight yarn
Needles: 16" circular (or double pointed needles) in US sizes 7 (4.5mm) and 8 (5.0mm); double pointed US 8 (5.0mm)
Other Materials: tapestry needle
Gauge: 15 sts and 24 rows = 4" in pattern stitch.