DOUBLE BUBBLE HAT
Size: Teen/Adult – loose-fitting style - approx. 22”-23”
190 yds. worsted wt.
multicolor mohair-blend yarn (sample shown in King Cole
“Luxury Mohair”, 78%
mohair/13% wool/9% nylon)
Size 10 circular needle
Set of 4 size 10
double-pointed needles (dpns)
Gauge: 11 sts & 16 rows =
4” with worsted wt. mohair yarn on size 10 ndl.
Pattern notes: Hat is worked in seamless method on circular needle
from lower edge to crown. Stitches are increased and decreased to
on fit: Hat sits loosely on head. Because of the fluffy mohair-blend
recommended, it is lightweight and not a hair crusher!
one (M1) increase: place thumb behind working yarn and twist it into
a loop, then place this “backwards” loop on to right needle. On next
round, knit into the front of this new stitch.
K2tog: knit two stitches together
Terms/Abbreviations: beginning (beg), bind off (BO), cast on (CO),
decrease (dec), knit (k), knit two together (k2tog), purl (p),
remaining (rem), repeat (rep), stitch (st), stockinette stitch (st
st), yarn over (yo)
sts, join into round for circular knitting, being careful that sts
are not twisted on needle. Place marker to note beginning of round.
1-6: *K1, P1, rep from * around (64 sts)
(inc rnd): *K1, M1, rep from * around (128 sts)
(dec rnd): *K2tog, rep from * around (64 sts)
20-31: Rep Rnds 8-19.
32: K (64 sts)
crown decreases (Note: change to dpns when sts no longer fit
comfortably on circular needle)
(dec rnd): *K6, K2tog, rep from * around (56 sts)
(dec rnd): *K5, K2tog, rep from * around (48 sts)
(dec rnd): *K4, K2tog, rep from * around (40 sts)
(dec rnd): *K3, K2tog, rep from * around (32 sts)
(dec rnd): *K2, K2tog, rep from * around (24 sts)
43: *K1, M1, rep from * around (48 sts)
45: *K2tog, rep from * around (24 sts)
47: *K2tog, rep from * around (12 sts)
49: *K2tog, rep from * around (6 sts)
yarn, leaving 8” tail. Gather sts tog and close top. Weave in tails.
Copyright 2011 – Designs by KN –
www.designsbykn.com For personal or charity use only. Do
not duplicate pattern for commercial purposes.