Fisherman’s Hat by Sheryl Thies, from Love of Knitting Summer 2016
Skill Level: 3 (Intermediate)
A classic bucket-shaped hat can save you from sunburn at home, on the fairway, or at the beach. For added embellishments, hook a fishing fly, attach a golf tee, or tie a rolled bandana above the brim.
Finished Size 20 (22½ )” circumference and 7½ (8)” tall. Yarn Mango Moon Oh Mercy Me (100% mercerized cotton; 87 yd [80 m]/1¾ oz [50 g]; CYCA #4): #4476, 3 skeins.
Needles Size 8 (5 mm): 16″ circular (cir) needle and set of double-pointed needles (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Notions Marker (m); tapestry needle.
Gauge 17 sts and 27 rnds = 4″ in St st.