Rubens

Knit With Me is a collection of 12 designs by Gudrun Johnston in collaboration with Quince & Co.

This pattern can be purchased individually here or as part of the collection “Knit With Me” here.

Rubens

This hat comes in two ways! One slouchier version without a pom pom or a shorter more fitted version with a pom pom!

Finished measurements

8″ [20.25 cm] brim circumference and 7 (9)” [17.75 (22.75) cm] brim to crown

Yarn

Puffin by Quince & Co. (100% American wool; 112 yd [102 m] / 100 g)

1 skein Carrie’s Yellow 125 (slouchy version) or Bird’s Egg 106 (Shorter pom pom version)

Or 90 (112) yd chunky weight yarn.

Note: The slouchy version of this hat uses almost the entire skein. If you are concerned about running out of yarn it might be better to get an extra skein just in case.

Needles

One 16″ circular needle (circ) in size US 10 [6 mm]

One set of double-pointed needles (dpns) in size US 10 [6 mm] or 40″ circ if using magic loop method

Or size to obtain gauge

Notions

Stitch marker (m)

Tapestry needle for weaving in ends

4″ wide piece of cardboard for making pompom (optional)

Gauge

11 sts and 28 rnds = 4″ [10 cm] in slipped stitch mesh pattern, after blocking.