Spiral Ribbed Knit Hat

Materials

  • Bernat Bargello Blue Yarn (43134), two balls

Tools

  • Circular knitting needles, size US 15, 16”-20”
  • Crochet hook (size not important)
  • Tapestry needle

Basic Supplies

scissors, ruler

Directions

Gauge

  • 1. 10 sts and 13-3/4” rows = 4” in spiral rib patt.

Hat

  • 1. CO 48 stitches. Join rnd, taking care not to twist.
  • 2. Rnds 1-3: *P2, k2; rep from * to end of rnd.
  • 3. Rnds 4-6: K1, *p2, k2; rep from * to last 3 sts, p2, k1.
  • 4. Rnds 7-9: *K2, p2; rep from * to end of rnd.
  • 5. Rnds 10-12: P1, *k2, p2; rep from * to last 3 sts, k2, p1.
  • 6. (Note: These 12 rnds create spiral rib patt.) Rep 1-12 Rnds two more times. BO in patt st.

Finishing

  • 1. At top of hat (BO edge), bring center front and center back of hat together. Join yarn with sc, inserting hook through both thicknesses of center front and center back (joining front and back at center). Pinch side edges to same center point and sc edges together (by inserting hook through both thicknesses and completing one sc). (Note: The top of hat will now be in a star formation.) Continue to pinch opposite edges and sc them together until top of hat is completely closed. Fasten off. Weave in ends.
by Vickie Howell for Bernat Yarns
Spiral Ribbed Knit Hat
Spiral Ribbed Knit Hat