oak trail

A cloche-style hat that sits low and frames the face with a stunning embossed oak leaf gracing one side. The brim is knit flat and then stitches are picked up along one side and knit up in the round to create the body of the hat.

Stretches to fit a 2022" / 5060 cm head circ

Brim circ: approx 20" / 50 cm unstretched

1 skein Madelinetosh Tosh Vintage [100% Superwash Merino Wool; 200 yd / 182 m per 3 oz / 100 g skein] in French Grey OR approx 185 yd / 170 m of a worsted weight wool or wool blend

Alternate Yarn: Dream in Color Classy

20 sts and 28 rows over 4" / 10 cm in St st worked in the rnd on US7 / 4.5 mm needles or size needed for accurate gauge.