This winter wardrobe staple was inspired by the hat that the character Johanne is wearing in the Norwegian television series "Hjem til jul" (engl. "Home for Christmas"). With its simple 2x2 rib and the tree layer brim, it is elegant, timeless and super warm.
JOHANNE hat comes in 8 sizes and is a very easy and mindless knit that is perfectly suited for beginner knitters. I have been wearing this hat non-stop since I made it and it might be my favorite of all the hats I made so far.
View the Ravelry pattern page here.
1 (2, 3, 4) (5, 6, 7, 8)
to fit a head circumference of:
52 (53.5, 55, 56.5) (58, 59.5, 61, 62.5) cm
20.5 (21, 21.75, 22.25) (22.75, 23.5, 24, 24.5) "
with about 4-5cm / 1.5-2" negative ease.
34 (35, 37, 38) (40, 41, 42, 43) g of Rico Design Essentials Super Kid Mohair Silk(25g, 200m / 219yds, 50% Merino wool, 50% Shetland wool) in color 024
40 (41, 44, 45) (46, 47, 48, 50) g of Holst Supersoft (50g, 287m / 314yds, 50%Merino wool, 70% Mohair, 30% Silk) in color 16 (indigo)
a pompom (if you want one)
Please note that these values are only estimates. Changes in yarn or gauge as well as changes of the pattern can result in a different yardage.
sts and 36 rounds = 10cm / 4" in 2x2 rib
Measured after blocking without stretching the fabric; the purl stitches of the rib are included in the given amount of stitches, even if they are not visible when the fabric is laying down on a flat surface
22 sts and 34 rounds = 10cm / 4" in 2x2 rib
Measured after blocking while stretching the fabric so that the purl stitches are as visible as the knit stitches
3mm (or size to obtain gauge with)
A tapestry needle for attaching the fake fur pompom and weaving in the ends. A marker for the beginning of the round.
- knit and purl stitches
- working in the round
- working decreases
- German Twisted Cast-On
This pattern is one of the easiest projects out there and suited for beginner knitters.