Eliza's Hat by Lisa Cruse

Eliza's Hat

Knitting
October 2014
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
12 stitches and 16 rows = 4 inches
in St st
US 10½ - 6.5 mm
680 yards (622 m)
About 20–23" circumference at base of rise after felting (see Notes); 24" circumference at base of rise before felting.
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Eliza Hat was featured in Jane Austen Knits magazine 2014 and is now available as a pdf download on this page.

Regency bonnets reflect the drama of the period, and this darling hat is no exception. Its asymmetrical brim reflects a mood from coy to provocative and even pragmatic as winter storms threaten. Embellishment ranging from a brooch or faux flower to more elaborate decorations such as needle felting make the hat as changeable as the moods of Austen’s heroines and every bit as charming and lively.

Now available as a pattern download, click the link above.
Pattern is for knitting and fulling instructions plus sketch for needle felted embellishment as shown and photos and suggestions for a solid color version.

Eliza truly is a most versatile darling helping you express your many moods in style. Sweet little project!