Variations Hat


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The Variations Hat is quick and easy to knit chunky hat that’s designed to give you a variety of brim options while remaining your go-to pattern for that favorite last-minute gift we’ve all found ourselves working on in the 11th hour! The Classic Ribbed Brim is perfect for your first hat, and as you get more comfortable you have the option to branch out to expand your choices with other simple textures to create different styles. Pattern includes 4 brim stitch patterns and 3 sizes: Newborn, Child, and Adult.

View the Ravelry Project Page for inspiration from other knitter’s Variations Hats, and to purchase the pattern there if you prefer.


Bulky Weight Yarn: 25 – 100 yards (23 – 91 m)
Sample Uses: Ella Rae Chunky Merino Superwash
(100% Superwash Merino Wool; 136 yards (124 meters per 100 grams/3.5 ounces)

US 10½ – 6.5 mm Circular Needles – 12″ to 16″ depending on size
US 10½ – 6.5 mm Double Pointed Needles

1 Stitch Marker (to mark the beginning of round)

15 stitches in 4 inches worked in stockinette stitch
To save time and ensure your project is correct, check your gauge!
If fewer stitches, use a thinner needle and if more use a thicker needle.

Newborn, Child, Adult

PERMISSIONS: This knitting pattern is copyright by Jessica Ays for Double the Stitches 2020. You may not copy, share, change, or sell this pattern. No unauthorized reproduction, in whole or in part, or distribution of this pattern or content is allowed. You may sell items made using this pattern, however, you do not have permission to use my photos to sell your finished objects. To use this pattern for teaching a class or workshop, please contact me first for permission at or via Ravelry messages.