Earflap Hat With Peak

Home | Patons | Patterns | Earflap Hat With Peak
Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Pinterest Email this page Print this page

Earflap Hat With Peak

Free Pattern
4
Average: 4 (1 vote)
Rate this pattern

Keep extra-warm and protect your ears from the cold with this classic Earflap Hat. Sized to fit average lady's head, shown knit in Paton's Shetland Chunky #03532 (Deep Red) on size 6.5 mm (U.S. 10.5) knitting needles.

Size

Single Size
To fit average lady’s head.
Download Pattern
Help

Customize your kit

The materials for this project cost $21.07

Step 1:

Select your options

Size:

  • Single Size

To fit average lady’s head.

Step 2:

Click each color to change it or go with the colors recommended by the designer

Change Color Here

Shetland Chunky | Deep Red, 78532 is discontinued. Click 'Edit Color' to select other shade.Edit Color
$14.58

Takumi Bamboo Single Point Knitting Needles 13"-14"

Size 10.5/6.5mm
$6.49
The materials for this project cost $21.07

Abbreviations

K = knit

k2tog = Knit next 2 stitches together.

M1 = Make 1 stitch by picking up horizontal loop lying before next stitch and knitting into back of loop.

P = purl

pat = pattern

psso = pass slipped stitch over

RS = right side

Sl1 = Slip next stitch knitwise.

st(s) = stitch(es)

WS = wrong side

Details & Instructions

MEASUREMENTS

To fit average lady’s head.

MATERIALS

Shetland Chunky (100 g/3.5 oz;136 m/148 yds)
Change Color Here Deep Red () 2

GAUGE

9 sts and 17 rows = 4 ins [10 cm] in Seed St pat with 3 strands tog.

INSTRUCTIONS

EARFLAP (make 2).
With 3 strands of yarn, cast on 5 sts.
1st row: (RS). K1. (P1. K1) twice.
2nd row: K1. M1. P1. K1. P1. M1. K1. 7 sts.
3rd row: K1. (K1. P1) twice. K2.
4th row: K1. M1. (K1. P1) twice. K1. M1. K1. 9 sts.
5th row: K1. (P1. K1) 4 times.
6th row: K1. M1. (P1. K1) 3 times. P1. M1. K1. 11 sts.
7th row: K1. (K1. P1) 4 times. K2.
8th row: K1. M1. (K1. P1) 4 times. K1. M1. K1. 13 sts.
9th row: K1. (P1. K1) 6 times.
Rep last row of Seed St Pat until work from beg measures 4½ ins [11.5 cm], ending with a WS row. Break yarn. Leave sts on a spare needle.

Body of Hat: (Joining row).
With 3 strands of yarn, cast on 2 sts. (K1. P1) across these 2 sts. Pat across 13 sts of first Earflap. Cast on 13 sts. Pat across 13 sts of second Earflap. Cast on 2 sts. 43 sts.
Work in Seed St Pat until work from joining row measures 4 ins [10 cm], ending with a WS row.

Shape top: 1st row: (K19. K2tog) twice. K1. 41 sts.
2nd and alt rows: Knit.
3rd row: *K6. K2tog. Rep from * to last st. K1. 36 sts.
5th row: *K5. K2tog. Rep from * to last st. K1. 31 sts.
7th row: *K4. K2tog. Rep from * to last st. K1. 26 sts.
9th row: *K3. K2tog. Rep from * to last st. K1. 21 sts.
11th row: *K2. K2tog. Rep from * to last st. K1. 16 sts.
13th row: *K1. K2tog. Rep from * to last st. K1. 11 sts.
Break yarn leaving a long end. Draw end through rem sts and fasten securely. Sew center back seam.

PEAK
With RS of work facing and 3 strands of yarn, pick up and knit 13 sts along joining row between earflaps.
1st row: (WS). K1. *Inc 1 st in next st. K1. Rep from * to end of row. 19 sts.
Next 3 rows: Sl1. K1. psso. Knit to last 2 sts. K2tog. Cast off rem 13 sts (WS).