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Cora’s Pompom Hat


I made this hat in 2 days, size 2T.  It’s 14″ in diameter at the brim, very stretchy.  It’s 8″ tall, not including the pompom.


Cast on 54.
K3, P3 around
k1, p1 around

repeat until there are 8 rows of ribbing

Knit a round
Next round, increase by 6 stitches to 60 stitches

Knit 4 more rounds

Garter stitch 5 rounds (purl row, knit row, purl row, knit row, purl row)

Seed stitch 5 rounds (K1, P1, K1, P1… next round P1, K1, P1, K1)

knit 3 rounds blue
purl 2 rounds yellow
knit 3 rounds blue
purl 2 rounds yellow
knit 2 rounds

decrease rounds:
Knit 8, k2tog
Knit 7, k2tog
Knit 6, k2tog
Knit 5, k2tog

Cut yarn, weave through stitches and sew in ends.

Make a large pompom.

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