This hat starts as a typical rolled-brim cap, but the top moves into new territory: a series of pleats, accentuated by the bulk of Cardo. Instructions included for the smiley-face pompom which is knit in Maxima!
Lindsay Degen of DEGEN
18¾” head circumference and about 8½” tall with lower edge allowed to roll
Shown in Cardo, 1 skein of Goldenrod.
(Optional) For pompom, shown in Maxima, 12 to 15 yds of Daffodil and 12” of Black.
2” square of cardboard for making pompom (optional)
Embroidery floss to match CC for pompom (optional)
Fabric glue, Sobo brand or similar for pompom (optional)
13½ sts and 20 rnds = 4”/10cm in St st.
US 9/5.0 mm double-pointed needles, or size needed to obtain gauge
2 additional double-pointed needles in any size for making pleats