Craft: 
Knit
Skill Level: 
Intermediate
Project Type: 
Hats
Designer: 
Amy Palmer

Two color-shifting shades of Berroco Catena are worked from the bottom to the crown of this brioche knitting hat pattern. This knitted hat is a great way to learn basic brioche stitches, including decreases!

One size
finished measurements
Approximately 20" around x 8½" high (not including pompom)
Note:  Hat is very stretchy and will fit multiple sizes.
yarn
BERROCO CATENA (50 grs):  1 ball each #5493 Degas (C1) and #5497 Renoir (C2)
needles and notions
16" circular needles, sizes 10 (6.50 mm) and 11 (8.00 mm) or size 
to obtain gauge
1 set (4) double-pointed needles, size 11 (8.00 mm)
3 stitch markers (1 a different color for beg-of-round)
Tapestry needle
Optional:  Pompom maker
gauge
12 sts and 18 rnds = 4" in Brioche Pattern on larger needle