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Ribbed Knit Hat Pattern for Men and Women

ribbed knit hat pattern for men and women

ribbed knit hat pattern for men and women

Knitting materials and tools:

<> Circular or double-pointed knitting needles 5 mm (US 8/UK 6).

<> Red Heart, Soft Essential –100% acrylic, 141grams -120 m per skein.

<> Weight Category – 5. Quantity – 152 grams. If you have difficulty to find aforementioned brand of yarn, use something else that will have about 100 m (110 yards) per 100 grams skein.

Ribbed unisex knit hat size:

Head circumference: Teen/Adult: 53-58 cm (21-23”)

Gauge: 12-13 stitches = 4 inches in stockinette

Common abbreviations of knitting stitches:

k – knit

p3tog – purl three together

k2tog – knit two together

p – purl

ribbed knit hat and fingerless gloves for women

Ribbed unisex hat knitting pattern:

Using the long-tail method cast on 72 stitches or any other number divisible by 4. Join to knit in the round being careful not to twist stitches. Place marker.

Round 1: *k3, p1 – repeat from * till the end.

Round 2: p1, *k1, p3 – repeat from * till the end, k1, p2.

Repeat Rounds 1-2 until the hat reaches 32 cm. Finish knitting with Round 1.

bulky ribbed knit hat made in two rows only

Shaping the crown of a ribbed hat:

Round 1: p1, [k1, p3tog] – repeat until you have 3 stitches before the stitch marker. K1, remove your stitch marker now and place it 2 stitches back. Now, this is a new beginning.

Round 2: p3tog, [k1, p1] – repeat till the end of the round, k1.

Round 3: k2tog all the way around.

Break yarn and leave 10-15 cm tail. Thread the end through the remaining stitches and fasten securely. Weave in all ends.

bulky ribbed knit hat and fingerless gloves made with pink yarn

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Mary Bowman-Kruhm 29th July 2023 at 11:18

I prefer to spend several dollars to download a pattern than wade thru an endless stream of ads. Is there a link to allow that?

CH Knitting 31st July 2023 at 13:40

Hi Mary, thanks a lot for your question. Feel free to purchase an ads-free version of the pattern. The link is available next to the “knitting tools and materials” section or use this link –


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