Spread the love with this sweet hat.
Ebba is knit in the round, with corrugated ribbing and color work from bottom to top. There are some rows with 3 colors, but most rows are worked with two color. It’s a fairly quick knit.
2,75mm (US 2) double-pointed needles, 16-inch circular needle or Flexiflips (or another size double-point needles to obtain the correct gauge)
3.25mm (US 3) double-pointed needles, 16-inch circular needle or Flexiflips (or another needle size to obtain the correct gauge). If using circular needles, you will need to switch to double-pointed needles or Flexiflips to finish the crown.
Gauge and swatch: Make sure you swatch! Change needle size if necessary!
Gauge for adult medium hat: 26 stitches/31 rows = 4 inches or 10 cm
Length of cap from brim to crown: 8 ¼ inches or 21 cm.
Width: 18.5” without stretching. Tweak gauge if you need a larger hat. If you change the gauge to 25 stitches it will make a 19 1/4 “ hat. Change the gauge to 24 and it will make a 20” hat!
Adult medium. One size only. Fits average head 22-24 inches. You may alter needle size to make a slightly larger or smaller hat.