Cat ear flap hat "Angel" free knitting pattern

The lovely and funny cat-hat with the covered ears (earflap) for a girl. A peculiarity of this model is that there’s no need to change (either increase or decrease) the number of stitches in order to form "cat’s ears". You get perky sticking up "cat’s ears" due to different density of the used patterns. Such a stylish and special hat will surely become one of the favorite headwear's of a little fashionable girl. 

Pattern info

Yarn weight
3 - Light
Gauge
16 stitches and 25 rows = 10 cm
Consumed yarn length
120 m (131 yards)
Sizing / Finished Measurements
Length of head circumference 52-56 cm.
Materials
Needle size
  • 3.0 mm - US 2½ (Straight)
Yarn
  • 50 grams of yarn 49% - wool, 51% - acrylic (240 m per 100 grams)

Written pattern

Notes.

  • - Knit the selvage sts as follows:
        On every row: Slip the first stitch knitwise, work to the last stitch, purl the last stitch.
  • - The hat are knitted bottom-up
  • - Hat will be worked from the earflap

 

Abbreviations.

K: Knit;
P: Purl;
Sl: Slip;
CN: Cable needle;
P3tog: Purl 3 stitches together;
Inc 1-to-3: Knit one, yarn over, knit one in the same stitch;
RS: Right side;
WS: Wrong side;

 

Earflap.

For the first earflap, cast on 18 sts: 16 pattern sts + 2 selvage sts

Row 1 (RS): selvage, P16, selvage. [18 sts]

Row 2 (WS): selvage; *P3tog, Inc 1-to-3 ; rep from * to last 1 st; selvage. [18 sts]

Row 3 (RS): selvage, P16, selvage. [18 sts]

Row 4 (WS): selvage; *Inc 1-to-3, P3tog; rep from * to last 1 st; selvage. [18 sts]

 

Repeat rows 1-4 9 times in total.

Leave the earflap on needles.

Make 1 more earflap in the same way.

 

 

Hat.

Cast on 9 sts (for the back) + 18 sts from the first earflap + Cast on 36 sts (for the forehead) + 18 sts from the second earflap + Cast on 9 sts (for the back). [90 sts]

Row 1 (RS):

selvage;

P1;

Sl2 to CN. Hold in back. K2, K2 from CN; 

Sl2 to CN. Hold in front. K2, K2 from CN; 

P26;

Sl2 to CN. Hold in back. K2, K2 from CN; 

Sl2 to CN. Hold in front. K2, K2 from CN; 

P2;

Sl2 to CN. Hold in back. K2, K2 from CN;

Sl2 to CN. Hold in front. K2, K2 from CN;

P26;

Sl2 to CN. Hold in back. K2, K2 from CN;

Sl2 to CN. Hold in front. K2, K2 from CN ;

P1;

selvage;

[90 sts]

 

Row 2 (WS):

selvage, K1, P8, K1,

*P3tog, Inc 1-to-3* ; rep from * to * 6 times in total.

K1, P8, K2, P8, K1,

*P3tog, Inc 1-to-3* ; rep from * to * 6 times in total.

K1, P8, K1, selvage;

[90 sts]

 

Row 3 (RS): selvage, P1, K8, P26, K8, P2, K8, P26, K8, P1, selvage; [90 sts]

 

Row 4 (WS): selvage, K1, P8, K1, 

*Inc 1-to-3, P3tog*; rep from * to * 6 times in total.

K1, P8, K2, P8, K1,

*Inc 1-to-3, P3tog*; rep from * to * 6 times in total.

K1, P8, K1, selvage

[90 sts]

 

Repeat rows 1-4 10 times in total.

 

Cast off;

 

Finishing.

Sew back seam. Sew top seam. Enjoy!

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