Winterlace Hat is a simple beanie crocheted in the round using the post-stitch technique. A basket-weave insert creates an illusion of a wide horizontal band running across the vertical ribs. A large pompom gives this hat a cute final touch.
The pattern uses the US crochet terms.
Materials and Tools
MillaMia Naturally Soft Merino: 100% merino wool, 136yd/125m per 50g/1.76oz, shade Putty 121, 2 (3, 4) balls
Crochet hook in size F 5/3.75mm or size needed to obtain gauge
Yarn needle for weaving in ends
Approximate Finished Dimensions
Small: 13”/33cm in circumference at widest point 7”/18cm height from top center of crown to brim
Medium (shown in photos): 17½”/44cm in circumference at widest point 8”/20.5cm height from top center of crown to brim
Large: 21¾”/55cm in circumference at widest point 9”/23cm height from top center of crown to brim
Adjustable (“magic”) loop
Back post double crochet
Back post single crochet
Front post double crochet
Front post single crochet