The Helix Hat pattern from Shibui is warm, beautiful and has a touch of slouch.
A functional favorite with a modern twist. Subtle texture adds graphic appeal to this cold-weather staple.
SIZEOne SizeFINISHED DIMENSIONS9" tall, 21.25" circumferenceSKILL LEVELIntermediateMATERIALSShibui Haven80% Extra Fine Merino, 20% Cashmere 160 yds / 50 g1 skeinShibui Silk Cloud60% Kid Mohair, 40% Silk 330 yds / 25 g1 skeinORShibui Lunar60% Extra Fine Merino, 40% Mulberry Silk401 yds / 50g 1 skeinHaven + Silk Cloud shown in Ash Haven + Lunar shown in GraphiteGAUGE17 sts & 24 rnds = 4" in St st after blocking, with 1 strand of Haven and 1 strand of Silk Cloud or 1 strand of Haven and 1 strand of Lunar held together, on size 9 needles orsize needed to obtain gauge.TOOLSSize 6 (4 mm) 16" circular needle Size 9 (5.5 mm) 16" circular needleSize 9 (5.5 mm) dpns, or 32" or longer circular needle for Magic LoopLocking stitch markers Tapestry needleNOTESKnit in the round holding 1 strand of Haven and 1 strand of Silk Cloud or 1 strand of Haven and 1 strand of Lunartogether throughout. Brim is cast on using the Channel Island Cast-On, creating apicot edge, then worked in Broken RibStitch. Broken Rib Stitch is then continued on one half of the hat, following the chart.BROKEN RIB STITCHRnd 1 (RS): *K1, p1; rep from * to end of rnd.Rnd 2 (RS): Knit.