Bobby is a quick and simple knitted hat, peppered with fun, easy to work bobbles and a decorative crown featuring a subtle rib that echoes the gently-fitted ribbed brim. The slightly slouchy, rounded shape is flattering and ever so warm.
Perfect for adventurous beginners and knitters wanting a super-quick, satisfying project.
To fit head sizes:
Small 45.5 - 51cm
Medium 53.5 - 56cm
Large 58.5 - 61cm
Brim circumference: 38, 43, 48.5cm, blocked and unstretched.
Length from base of brim to top centre of crown 23cm.
Sample shown in size “Medium”.
Can be made using an Aran, or Bulky/chunky/12-ply weight yarn so long as gauge is achieved.
Total yarn approx. 100 (125, 145) m of aran or bulky/chunky/12-ply weight yarn.
16 sts x 23 rnds = 10cm in stockinette stitch, knitted in the round with larger needles.
NEEDLES & NOTIONS
Size 4.5mm & 5.5mm 40cm long circular needles and
5.5mm double pointed needless or preferred needles for knitting small circumferences.
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain gauge.
1 stitch marker (you may find it helpful to use extra markers to separate the bobble repeats).
Colour Printed Pattern Leaflet only.