Knit a Chunky Top Down Hat

By Miranda Griffith

Saturday, 21st November

11:00 - 13:00

Knit a Chunky Top Down Hat

Saturday, 21st November - 11:00 - 13:00

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

Bookers will receive full joining instructions and a session materials list. Plus, there will also be details of patterns, advance preparation guides and links of where kits can be purchased if these are applicable to your session.  

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

The session will take place live at the date and time stated above. All bookers will also receive a recording of the session to watch again on demand until 11:59pm on 31 December 2020. If you are unable to access the live session, we recommend you book in advance to take part at a time and date that suits you. There will be the option to book on demand, but please note a small price increase will apply.  

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 my be limited. Please liaise with the tutors for details and please note restrictions may apply.