Just as the North Star has provided comfort to those in need of direction, this hat knitting pattern will lead you through the process of crafting a hat that envelops you in cozy, hand-knit warmth. This hat is worked in the round from the bottom up, starting with a ribbing section and followed by a stranded colorwork pattern worked in two colors of DK weight yarn. The intricate design continues onto the crown of the hat, setting the stage for a fluffy pompom that adds a touch of charm. The pattern comes in three sizes to accommodate both children and adults, making it an ideal project for the whole family to enjoy.
May your North Star Hat shine brightly in the constellation of your knitted creations!
Child (Adult S/M, Adult L)
Hat Circumference: 16 (20, 24)“ / 41 (51, 61) cm
Hat depth (inc. ribbing): 7.25 (8.75, 9.75)” / 18 (22, 25) cm
Sizes names are given as an indication only. Pick a size about 2” (5 cm) smaller than your head circumference.
Yarn and yardage
2 colors of sport or DK weight yarn:
MC: 93 (136, 187) yds / 86 (125, 171) m
CC: 35 (58, 82) yds / 33 (54, 75) m
Shown in Sweet Paprika Norwood DK, colorways: Canasta (MC); Natural (CC).
This amazing yarn, Norwood DK, is available only in very limited quantities. If you can’t get your hands on it, I recommend using Sweet Paprika Minuet DK instead.
Intermediate: knitting in the round, stranded colorwork in two colors, reading a chart, basic stitches, basic increases and decreases.
This pattern was made in collaboration with Sweet Paprika Designs ♥