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Squash Blossom
Squash Blossom
Squash Blossom
Squash Blossom

Squash Blossom Hat


This pattern is part of The Art of Warmth: 27 Hats for Every Occasion.

Delight in the beauty of nature with the Squash Blossom Hat, a knitting pattern inspired by the intricate charm of zucchini flowers. This hat showcases cables that elegantly intertwine, mimicking the delicate petals and tendrils of these blossoms. The design captures the essence of a blooming garden in every stitch,  creating a wearable piece of floral art. The Squash Blossom Hat is a celebration of organic beauty, allowing you to adorn your head with the whimsical grace of nature’s intricate designs, a perfect accessory for those who appreciate botanical elegance.

Finished measurements

16”/40 cm brim circumference.

9”/22.5 cm height from base of ribbing to top-center of crown.

Measurements taken after blocking.

Fits average adult head sizes 20-22”/51-56 cm.



Approximately 212 yds/191 m of fingering weight yarn.

1 skein of Anzula Haiku (70% Superwash Merino Wool, 20% Bamboo, 10% Nylon, 425 yds/388 m in 100 gr); Poppy



Size US 1/2.25 mm and size US 3/3.25 mm circular needles 16”/40 cm long, or size to obtain gauge.

One set of double-pointed needles size US 3/3.25 mm.



Stitch markers, tapestry needle



32 stitches and 34 rounds = 4”/10 cm on size US 3/3.25 mm needles in charted pattern after blocking.


Construction Notes

The hat is worked from brim to crown in the round.

Knitters may consider placing markers between the chart repeats.

Intermediate. Techniques: working in round, reading charts, lace knitting. 

Pattern Style: (Chart, abbreviated, full) both written and charted instructions using common knitting abbreviations. Lace pattern is charted only.

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