Bridgeway features a twisted rib brim and an arching, criss cross lace motif that is easy to memorize and quick to knit. Cleverly placed decreases bring the pattern to a gathered star at the top of the hat for a beautifully finished look.
part of the Sweet Fiber Accessories e-book
To fit an average adult head (53-58 cm / 21-23” circumference)
51 cm / 20” around x 19 cm / 7 1/2” tall
1 skein of Sweet Fiber Merino Twist Worsted (180m/200y per 115g skein). Shown in Smoke.
3.75mm / US #5 16” circular needle
4.5mm / US #7 16” circular needle
4.5mm / US #7 dpns
or sizes needed to obtain gauge
Swatches should be made in the round, using larger needles.
18 sts and 28 rows over 10cm/4” in stockinette stitch using larger needles, blocked.
12 st / 8 row lace repeat = 6 cm / 2 1/2” wide and 3 cm / 1 1/4” tall, blocked aggressively.
This pattern is both written and charted.