Goldilocks’s Family of Hats

Marty Miller has designed the Goldilocks’s Family of Hats to suit every member of the family, with distinctive differences in brims and details.

Designer:  Marty Miller
Mama Bear’s Hat
Finished Size: About 22″ head circumference to fit most women.
Yarn: Lion Brand Fettuccini (45% wool, 45% acrylic, 10% nylon; 33 yd [30 m]/1¾ oz [50 g]): #206 coppertone, 3 skeins.
Hook: Size N/15 (10 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions: Yarn needle.
Gauge: First 3 rnds measured across the center of the crown = 7½”.

Papa Bear’s Hat
Finished Size: 22–24″ head circumference to fit most men.
Yarn: Lion Brand Jiffy (100% acrylic; 135 yd [123 m]/3 oz [85 g]): #111 heather blue, 1 skein.
Hook: Size L/11 (8 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions: Yarn needle.
Gauge: 9 hdc = 4″, first 6 rnds measured across the middle of the crown = 7″.

Baby Bear’s Hat
Finished Size: About 18″ head circumference.
Yarn: Yarn Lion Brand LB Collection Pure Wool (100% wool; 180 yd [165 m]/3½ oz [100 g]): #098 natural cream (A), 1 skein.
Lion Brand LB Collection Baby Alpaca (100% baby alpaca; 146 yd [133 m]/1¾ oz [50 g]): #25 fawn heather (B), 2 skeins.
Hook: Size H/8 (5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions: Yarn needle.
Gauge: 16 sts and 8 rnds = 4″ in sc measured across the center of the crown.

Goldilocks’s Hat
Finished Size: About 15″ head circumference.
Yarn: Lion Brand LB Collection Pure Wool (100% wool; 180 yd [165 m]/3½ oz [100 g]): #098 natural cream, 1 skein.
Hook: Size I/9 (5.5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions: Stitch marker (m); yarn needle.
Gauge: 14 sts = about 4″ in sc, first 5 rnds, measured across center of crown = about 5″.

Baby Bear’s Back-Up Hat
Finished Size: About 14″ head circumference.
Yarn: Lion Brand LB Collection Superwash Merino (100% superwash merino; 306 yd [280 m]/3½ oz [100 g]): #170 Dijon, 1 skein.
Hook: Size H/8 (5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions: Yarn needle.
Gauge: 16 sts and 4 rnds = 4″ in dc, measured across center of crown.

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