Decreases are worked into the stitch pattern at a relatively rapid rate for a slightly gathered effect at the crown that works equally well with or without the optional pom-pom.
One pattern repeat is 3 ¾" / 9.5cm wide
Three sizes available from child[adult s–m, adult l–xl].
Finished circumference: 15[18 3/4, 22 1/2]” / 37.5[47, 56.5] cm
Finished length: 71/2[9, 9]” / 19[23, 23]cm
Shown in adult s–m with approximately 2” / 5cm negative ease
Show in Rauwerk (100% Merino Wool, 240 yds / 220m, 100g) in light grey The suggested yarn has not been washed before spinning and will bloom when the spinning oil is removed. It's described as a dk but after washing feels closer to an aran or heavy worsted. A standard dk yarn can be used but won't create such a thick, cushy fabric.
US 5 / 3.75mm 16" / 40cm circular and dpns or preferred needles for working small circumferences in the rnd