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Knitted Handspun Hats

I like to use this simple but versatile pattern for knitting hats with my handspun yarns. It works for just about any size and thickness of yarn. You will need to knit a test swatch first.

Handspun Hat Pattern

Here are some hats that I’ve made using this hat pattern:

handspun hat

Ashland Bay Merino Wool Top
Colours:
Tartan Green
Laurel
Knitting Gauge over 2 Inches
10 stitches
12 rows
Cast on 68 stitches

Angora and Wool Hat

handspun hat

This hat was knit using a 3 ply yarn.
1 ply – white Romney
1 ply – Grey wool (breed unknown – local)
1 ply – French angora

Knitting gauge over 2 inches:
6 stitches
8 rows
Cast on 62 stitches

Men’s Wool Hat

men's wool hat

This hat was knit using a thicker spun 2 ply yarn.

Natural Brown Wool
Dyed Romney wool – Blue and Dark Grey
Knitting gauge over 2 inches:
6 stitches
8 rows

Cast on 68 stitches

Merino Wool Hat

2 ply Ashland Bay merino top
Colour: Sandalwood

Knitting gauge over 2 inches:
8 stitches
12 rows
Cast on 74 stitches

Knitted Hats

Knit Hats
Mohair Hat
Seed Stitch Hat

Knitted Hat Pattern Books

Colorwork Creations: 30+ Patterns to Knit Gorgeous Hats, Mittens and Gloves
ver 30 stunning patterns, ranging from ski hats, chullos and tams to flip-top mittens, knit in a wide variety of luscious yarns and colors.
UK: Colorwork Creations

Knit Hats!: 15 Cool Patterns to Keep You Warm
An easy-to-understand, illustrated overview of the basic techniques followed by 15 fun project patterns.
UK: Knit Hats

Baby Beanies: Happy Hats to Knit for Little Heads
Simple patterns use bright colors, lush textures, and quirky embellishments.
UK: Baby Beanies

..More Knitted Hat Books..

Handspun Yarn

 

Ebay Finds

Sale New 1Skein x50g Worsted Soft Warm Wool Rainbow Chunky Hand Knitting Yarn 01 - Current price: $2.64

Lot of Vintage Bernat Mohairspun Pink Knitting Yarn 7 Rolls of 1 ounce - Current price: $19.99 - Auction

Recycled Sari Silk Hand-Spun Ball Himalaya Yarn Multi Color - Current price: $9.88

Sale New 1Skein x50g Worsted Soft Warm Wool Rainbow Chunky Hand Knitting Yarn 40 - Current price: $2.64

VTG CROCHET KNITTING EMBROIDERY NEEDLE BOYE WOOD HOOP CELLULOID OLD PAPER NICKEL - Current price: $25.00

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