Knit a Chunky Top Down Hat

By Miranda Griffith

Knit a Chunky Top Down Hat

By Miranda Griffith

About

In this 2-hour class relax and enjoy learning the technique of knitting a hat from the top down. During the class you will cast on and complete the crown of your top down hat, instructions will be provided for you to complete the rest at home. You will learn long tail cast on, how to increase stitches, using magic loop knitting and how to avoid ladders and gaps.

This class is aimed at advanced beginners with knowledge of ‘magic loop’ knitting.

Materials you will need:

Materials can be purchased from suppliers of the Beyond K&S Shopping Hub, available here: www.theknittingandstitchingshow.com/shopping-hub

You will need:

knit hat
  • 8mm circular knitting needles (80cm long)
  • 6 stitch markers (one stitch marker should be different to mark the beginning of the round
  • 100g of super chunky yarn
  • Darning needle for sewing in ends
  • Tape measure
  • Top down hat pattern in PDF format
  • Row counter not required but may be helpful
  • 8mm circular knitting needles (80cm long)
  • 6 stitch markers (one stitch marker should be different to mark the beginning of the round
  • 100g of super chunky yarn
  • Darning needle for sewing in ends
  • Tape measure
  • Top down hat pattern in PDF format
  • Row counter not required but may be helpful

Access to the session

This session has already taken place. If you booked this session you will receive a recording of the to watch again or you can purchase it today on-demand. The On-Demand recordings will be available to view until 11:59 pm GMT on 28 February 2021.

About the Tutor: Miranda Griffith

Miranda is a knitting and sewing mum obsessed with creating a handmade wardrobe, with a focus on sharing her love for craft.

Tutor contacts

** The Knitting and Stitching Show are not responsible for the kits visitors purchase from the tutors including the price, availability or delivery. Stock may be limited. Please liaise with the tutors for details and please note restrictions may apply.