Beginner | 24 min
If you love the look of knitted fabric but don’t feel like picking up your knitting needles, try your hand at loom knitting. This style of knitting is super fast and fun for all ages—plus you can learn how to use the loom in a snap. Michele Muska teaches you how to use a round loom to knit two types of hats: one with a rolled brim and the other with a flat brim. For extra flourish, Michele shows you how to create a faux fur pompom to attach to the top of the hat. 
 
Learn how to:
  • Knit a hat on a round loom using an e-wrap stitch
  • Knit a hat with a rolled hem
  • Knit a hat with a flat brim
  • Gather and bind off stitches
  • Create a faux fur pompom
  • Create a label identifying the project and materials used
What You'll Get:
  • Detailed lesson on how to loom knit a hat
  • 5 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supplies list
  • Step-by-step instruction from Michele Muska of Simplicity
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students 

Chapters
Introduction
00:59
Materials
00:54
Rolled Brim Hat
07:54
05:01
02:49
04:04
Variations
02:27
Materials
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • Approximately 50 yards (adult size) or 30 yards (child size) super bulky yarn (Michele uses Malabrigo Rasta, a kettle-dyed pure Merino wool)
  • Round 36-peg 9 1/2" Boye Loom
  • Boye loom hook
  • Crochet hook size US G or H 
  • 6" square of faux fur
  • Polyfill
  • Tape measure
  • Scissors or snips
  • Embroidery thread and needle
  • Tapestry needle
Discussion
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Transcript
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