Wide Rib Hat Knitting Pattern- a unique ribbed pattern that’s surprisingly simple to knit!
This Wide Rib Hat Knitting Pattern may look complicated but it’s actually beginner-friendly. If you can knit and purl, you can make this hat! I used one of my favorite chunky yarns for this project- Lion Brand Wool-Ease Thick & Quick. Once you get the hang of the pattern, this hat knits up really fast!
Wide Rib Hat Knitting Pattern
With the size 11 needles, cast on 54 sts. K1, P1 for 5 rows.
Switch to size 13 circular needles.
Row 1: *K2, P2, K1, P1, K1, P2* repeat around
Row 2: *K2, P3, K1, P3* repeat around
Row 3: *K2, P2, K1, P1, K1, P2* repeat around
Repeat rows 2 and 3 until your hat measures 7 inches from the cast on edge, ending with a Row 2.
(Switch to double point needles when necessary)
Row 1: *K2, P1, Purl 2 together x 3* repeat around
Row 2: *Knit 2 together, Purl 2 together x 2* repeat around
Row 3: *Purl 2 together, P* repeat around
Row 4: Purl 2 together repeat around
Break yarn, pull through remaining stitches. Pull to tighten. Weave in ends and attach faux fur pom pom.
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