• Free Pattern
Choose your language:

Mossing around by DROPS Design

Knitted DROPS hat with seed st in ”Nepal”.

Add to favorites
DROPS 150-40

DROPS design: Pattern no ne-128
Yarn group C
-----------------------------------------------------------
HAT:
Size: S/M - L/XL
Head circumference: approx. 53/55 - 56/58 cm / 21"/21½" -22"/22 3/4"

Materials:
DROPS NEPAL from Garnstudio
100-100 g color no 0501, gray

DROPS STRAIGHT NEEDLES size 4.5 mm / US 7 - or size needed to get 17 sts x 30 rows seed st = 10 x 10 cm / 4'' x 4''.

(Continue to pattern...)

Yarn type
Deals from
  • DROPS NEPAL UNI COLOUR (50g)
    DROPS Super Sale / 35% OFF!
    3.55 USD
    2.30 USD
    n/a
  • DROPS NEPAL MIX (50g)
    DROPS Super Sale / 35% OFF!
    3.55 USD
    2.30 USD
    n/a

Tips & Help

Learn something new every day!

Not sure of how to get started with this pattern? Under the "Videos" tab at the top of the page you will find a list of how-to videos that can help to get you started - all our patterns have them!

And that's not all - our "Tips & Help" section is filled with lots of resources to get you started with any of our patterns - or with your own designs!

Browse our Video Library to find hundreds of how-to videos and have a closer look of our yarns; or visit our Lessons section for step by step tutorials! "Tips & Help" is also full of pattern inspiration, DROPS fans creations, and so much more! Just take a look here!
NOTE: This pattern is written in American English. All measurements in charts are in inches. For conversion from inches to cm - click here. There are different terms for crocheting in American and British English. If this pattern includes crochet, click for "crochet terms" here. For this pattern in British English, please click here.
DOUBLE SEED ST (in height):
Row 1 (RS): * K 1, P 1 *, repeat from *-*.
Row 2 (WS): K over K and P over P.
Row 3: P over K and K over P.
Row 4: As 2nd row.
Repeat row 1 to 4.

GARTER ST (back and forth on needle):
K all rows. 1 ridge = K2 rows.
----------------------------------------------------------

HAT:
Worked back and forth on needle. Cast on 80-88 sts with Nepal on needle size 4.5 mm / US 7.
K 1 row, then work DOUBLE SEED ST - see explanation above - over all sts.
When piece measures 20-21 cm / 8"-8 1/4" (make sure that last row worked is from RS), work in GARTER ST - see explanation above - until finished measurements AT THE SAME TIME dec every 4th row as follows:
Row 4: Dec 16-18 sts evenly (= approx. every 5th st) = 64-70 sts on needle.
Row 8: Dec 13-14 sts (= approx. 5th st) = 51-56 sts.
Row 12: Dec 10-11 sts (= approx. 5th st) = 41-45 sts.
Row 16: Dec 9-9 sts (= approx. 5th st) = 32-36 sts.
Row 20: K 2 tog across = 16-18 sts.
Row 24: K 2 tog across = 8-9 sts.
Cut the yarn and pull it through the remaining sts.
Sew hat tog mid back, edge to edge to avoid a chunky seam.
Hat measures approx. 26-27 cm / 10 1/4"-10½".
Fasten yarn tightly.
© 1982-2016 DROPS Design A/S We reserve all rights. This document, including all its sub-sections, has copyrights. This is for all of you with knitting as a hobby and for you who run a yarn store. Either way, the DROPS pattern database is at your free disposal. As a store you are welcome to use the DROPS pattern database to promote the sale of your assortment. Print out any pattern you may want, make as many copies as desired. The only thing we ask is that you don't make any changes / additions to the original printed document... and that the patterns according to the DROPS philosophy are given out to the consumers for free.
The sale of garments based on DROPS DESIGN is permitted as long as they are sold as single items or per order. Further commercial use of the patterns is not permitted. It has to be clearly stated that the garment is made based on a design from DROPS DESIGN. The use of DROPS photos for marketing purposes/sales is only permitted when only DROPS yarns have been used. The photo may not be cut or edited and the logo should be clearly visible. The use of clothes labels of which DROPS DESIGN forms part is conditioned by the inclusion of the following text: “A DROPS DESIGN made by …..”.
We reserve the right to withdraw the permission for use at any time, notwithstanding the reason.