Skills / Techniques Used: Knitting in the round on double pointed needles, increases, decreases
Measurements: The finished size of your mini hat will be 3.5” / 9cm high and 3” / 7.5cm wide.
For each mini hat you will need:
Yarn A - 6g / 0.2oz, 9yd / 8m of chunky yarn for the brim and bobble colour. The yarn used in the pattern picture is Paintbox Yarns Simply Chunky, 100% Acrylic, 100g / 3.5oz, 149yd / 136m per ball, in Paper White
Yarn B – 7g / 0.3oz, 10.5yd / 9.5m of chunky yarn in a contrast colour for the main body of the hat. The yarn used in the pattern picture is Paintbox Yarns Simply Chunky, 100% Acrylic, 100g / 3.5oz, 149yd / 136m per ball, in Rose Red
A set of 4-5 x US size 6 / 4mm double pointed needles
A tapestry needle
Gauge is not vital to the Mini Santa Hat but as a guideline the yarn should knit to 20 stitches and 28 rows to 4” / 10cm in stockinette stitch after blocking
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