Felted Cloche and Flower
This hat pattern includes instructions for knitting and felting this adorable Downton-style cloche and flower. This hat is a versatile hat and can be worn with both dressy and casual attire. It is great for traveling because it’s pack-able and springs back into shape when you put it on. You can wear the brim down or turned up. You can adorn the hat with a flower or ribbons. And best of all, it keeps you snuggly and cuddly warm. Felted hats are rain and water repellent. A pattern and illustrations are included for felting the flower. This pattern also includes information on felting hats and recommendations for yarns.
U. S. Size 11 24-inch circular needles and dpns
1 stitch marker
For 100% wool worsted weight – a total of approximately 440 yards worsted weight
Purchase yarn that is felt-able. Do not use super wash or washable wool.
If you want to make the hat with the flower and the band, you will need
Color A for trim, band and flower – 150 y