You’ve knit the requisite garter stitch scarf… and another and maybe another. Now what? Knitting has a mountainous learning curve, and if you’re not careful, you can plateau… early. Take your beginning knitting skills to the next mountain top with Purl Soho’s Learn to Knit in the Round Kit!

Learn to Knit a Hat in the Round Kit | Purl Soho

This Kit is for advanced beginners who know how to cast on, knit, and purl but who want to learn how to use circular and double pointed needles, as well as how to join and orient knitting in the round.

Learn to Knit a Hat in the Round Kit | Purl Soho

By the end of our step-by-step how-to booklet you’ll be totally prepared to finish up with your very first no-seam, no-sewing, in-the-round classic winter hat. And in Purl Soho’s beautiful Worsted Twist, it’s a great way to reach the next peak!

Materials

Our Learn to Knit a Hat in the Round Kit includes…

  • 1 skein of Purl Soho’s Worsted Twist, 100% merino wool. Choose from six colors: Heirloom White, Yellow Yellow, Pink Grapefruit, Desert Blue, Oyster Gray or Toasted Charcoal.
  • US 8, 16-inch bamboo circular needles
  • A set of five US 8 bamboo double pointed needles
  • A stitch marker
  • A tapestry needle
  • A full-color instructional booklet (included in the Kit and also available separately)

This is enough yarn to make two Toddler hats; or one Kid or Adult hat.

Sizes

Toddler (Kid, Adult Small, Adult Large)

Finished Circumference: Approximately 15 (16¾, 18½, 20½) inches

Designed to fit a head circumference of 17 (19, 21, 23) inches

Gauge

18 stitches x 24 rows = 4 x 4 inches in stockinette stitch

Learn to Knit a Hat in the Round Kit | Purl Soho

P.S. First-time knitter? Try our kits for beginners first. Our Learn to Knit Kit and our Hat + Hand Warmers for Beginners Kit are both designed for the uninitiated and will set you up to try this Learn to Knit a Hat in the Round Kit next!