The wavy texture of this crocheted hat is created with front post single crochet stitches worked every other round on the wrong side.
Designer: Simona Merchant-Dest
Finished Size: 18 (20¼, 22½)” head circumference. Shown in size 20¼”. Note: The hat can be stretched to fit up to 1-2″ larger circumference than finished size.
Yarn: Alpaca With a Twist Socrates (30% baby alpaca, 30% merino, 20% bamboo, 20% nylon; 400 yd [366 m]/3½ oz [100 g]): #4017; 1 ball.
Hook Size: F/5 (3.75 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions: St markers (m); Yarn needle.
Gauge: 19 sts and 8 rows = 2¼” in body patt.