Knitting Pattern-Pillbox with Roll Brim, knit felted hat pattern, ladies, women's, girls, PDF pattern

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I have reworked my Pillbox hat design in a variety of beautiful yarns, and have added girls' sizes.

The ladies' version is super bulky weight, as was in the original pattern, but the girls' version is offered in 2 weights: bulky and super bulky weights. The crocheted rose instructions are also included.

This pattern is perfect for quick-to-knit holiday gifts for family and friends!

The yarns I've used are Cascade Yarns Eco+ and Brown Sheep Lamb's Pride Worsted, which come in a wide array of colors. I've also used Plymouth Yarn Alpaca Boucle which has wonderful texture.

The original Pillbox pattern, worked in Bartlettyarns' Fisherman Bulky, is included at the end of the pattern.

If you need to substitute another yarn, DO make sure it is a feltable (non-superwash) wool or wool blend yarn, such as a wool/alpaca blend or wool/mohair blend.

Sizes (worked in super bulky wt.): Small Child / Medium Child / Ladies' medium
Finished Measurements: 19.25 / 21.5 / 24" circ., 4 / 4.5 / 5" high

Sizes (worked in bulky wt.): Small Child / Medium Child
Finished Measurements: 17.25 / 20.5" circumference and 4 / 4.5" deep from edge of crown to rolled edge

Yarn for Ladies' super bulky samples:
Cascade Yarns Eco+ Peruvian wool, 100% wool, 478 yd / 250 gr hanks: 1 hank #0507 red (used triple) or Plymouth Yarn Alpaca Boucle, 90% alpaca / 10% nylon, 70 yd / 50 gr balls: 4 balls #15 grey tweed (used double)

Yarn for Girls' super bulky samples:
Cascade Yarns Eco+ Peruvian wool: 1 hank #8913 azalea pink (used triple) or Plymouth Yarn Alpaca Boucle: 3 / 3 balls #9817 light amethyst (used double)

Yarn for Girls' bulky samples:
Brown Sheep Lamb's Pride Worsted, 85% wool / 15% mohair, 190 yd / 4 oz pull skein: 1 / 2 skeins #M-34 Victorian Pink (used double) or Cascade Yarns Eco+ Peruvian wool: 1 hank #7076 periwinkle (used double)

Gauge for super bulky: (unfulled) 10 sts & 16 rnds = 4" (10 cm) in St st using 3 strands Eco+ or 2 strands Alpaca Boucle and size 11 ndls or size to give gauge.

Gauge for bulky: (unfulled) 14 sts & 20 rnds = 4" (10 cm) in St st using either yarn and size 10 ndls or size to give gauge.

To save time, take time to check gauge.

Substitute Yarn Wt: Super Bulky for ladies' version and super bulky or bulky for girls' version, feltable (non-superwash)

Skill Level: Beginner

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