St. Paul Hat (Free)
Slouchy summer hats that look great and won't make you hot are hard to come by, but Tahki's St. Paul Hat made from the cotton and linen yarn Aruba fits the bill! The open lace and tam shape complement Aruba's casual and drapey texture, reminiscent of a carefree coastline vacation.
Finished Measurements: Circumference - 18" at ribbed band; Height - 8"
Yarn: Tahki Yarns Aruba, (80% Cotton/20% Linen, 50g/98yds); 2 balls in color 7 Light Cactus
Needles: US 7 (4.5mm) 24" circular needle; US 8 (5.0mm) 24" circular needle; US 8 double pointed needles
Gauge: 16 sts x 28 rounds = 4" over 2x2 rib using US 7 (4.5mm) needles; 16 sts x 24 rows = 4" in lace stitch using US 8 (5.0mm) needles