Intermediate | 19 min
Taught by Jill Draper
This hat-making class is perfect for beginning knitters or those who want a refresher on how to knit in the round. Jill walks you through each step of the hat-making process, from determining how many stitches to cast on, to joining your stitches in the round on circular needles, to shaping the crown on double-pointed needles. Also included are tips on how to change colors and weave in the ends when you're finished. In no time, you'll be ready to wear your customized hat (and cast on to make another).
Learn how to:
  • Knit in the round
  • Create a custom hat pattern
  • Work a stockinette and rib stitches

What you’ll get:
  • An easy-to-follow class on knitting a hat in the round
  • 7 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supply list
  • Downloadable PDF pattern included - $8 value
  • Step-by-step instruction by expert instructor and designer Jill Draper
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students


Chapters
Introduction
00:21
Materials
00:33
Checking Yarn Gauge
03:13
Create Custom Hat
02:54
03:17
02:20
02:30
04:04
Materials
Here’s what you’ll need:
Materials:
  • PDF pattern
  • 4oz of yarn in any weight (you’ll need less for small hats and possibly more for very large hats)
  • 16” circular & matching double pointed needles to give you a firm gauge in your chosen yarn (Jill usually starts with the smallest size recommended on the ball band of the yarn)
  • Measuring tape
  • Tapestry needle for weaving in your ends
Discussion
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Transcript
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