This simple knitted slouch hat pattern showcases a luxury yarn like the super soft Blue Sky Alpacas Sport Weight!
YARN: Baby Alpaca (Sport) by Blue Sky Fibers (100% Baby Alpaca; 50g/110yd): 3 hanks
NEEDLES: Size 4 (3.5mm) 16” circular needle, or size needed to obtain gauge; Size 4 (3.5mm) double pointed needles, or size needed to obtain gauge; Size 3 (3.25mm) 16” circular needle, or size needed to obtain gauge
OTHER TOOLS: Stitch markers; piece of 1mm round covered elastic approx 22″ long (optional); tapestry needle
SKILL LEVEL: Beginner
GAUGE: In Stockinette stitch 24 sts and 32 rnds = 4″, using larger needles.
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: Band circumference: approx 18″; hat circumference: 24″; height from band to top of crown: 9½”