Maple Seed Hat by Angela Hahn

Maple Seed Hat

January 2006
Aran (8 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 26 rows = 4 inches
in stitch pattern, unblocked
US 8 - 5.0 mm
93 - 186 yards (85 - 170 m)
S (M, L): Small child-large adult; to fit head circ up to 18.5 (22, 25)"
This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

From Pattern:
The spiraling columns on this hat remind me of the spinning trajectory of a falling maple seed, and if you look closely at the columns, the shape of the maple seed’s wing will emerge.

Possible yarn substitutes: Jo Sharp Desert Garden Aran Cotton, Lamb’s Pride Worsted, Blue Sky Cotton, Classic Elite Four Seasons Cotton or Bazic.