2022LD-4 Pleated Pointed Hat (Digital Download)


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! Designer Lindsay Degen of DEGEN Finished Size 18¾” head circumference and about 8½” tall with lower edge allowed to roll Yarn Shown in Cardo, 1 skein of Goldenrod. (Optional) For pompom, shown in Maxima, 12 to 15 yds of Daffodil and 12” of Black. Notions Stitch marker Tapestry needle 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) Gauge 13½ sts and 20 rnds = 4”/10cm in St st. Needle Size 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