A simple crown highlights the rich cluster-stitch body of the quick-to-make Gloria's Happy Hat. It's the perfect topper for a questionable hair day.
Designer Dora Ohrenstein
Finished Size: 21" head circumference, 6½" from top to brim.
Yarn: Mirasol K’acha (60% merino, 25% suri alpaca, 15% silk; 98 yd [90 m]/1¾ oz [50 g]): #1209 sunshine, 2 skeins. Yarn Distributed by Knitting Fever.
Hook: Size I/9 (5.5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Gauge: Rnds 1–2 of crown = 2½" diameter.
Skill Level: Intermediate