Knitted Basic Men’s Hat

Introducing the Classic Men's Knit Hat: Step up your winter fashion game with our timeless and versatile Knitted Basic Men's Hat. Crafted with care and precision, this hat is the perfect accessory to keep you warm and stylish during the colder months. Made from high-quality yarn, it offers a cozy and comfortable fit that will make you never want to take it off. Whether you're heading out for a casual stroll or a formal event, this hat is the perfect companion to elevate your style and make a statement. Its neutral color options ensure that it effortlessly complements any wardrobe, making it a must-have accessory for every fashion-conscious man. So, embrace the warmth and style of our Knitted Basic Men's Hat and step out with confidence this winter season.

Recommended Supplies

  • Approx 132 yds; Lion Brand Touch of Alpaca (Colorway pictured: charcoal)
  • US 7 circular needles, 16″
  • US 7 Double Pointed Needles for crown OR
  • US 7 circular needles, 24″ or longer for magic loop
  • Yarn Needle
  • Scissors


  • CO Cast On
  • K Knit
  • K2tog Knit Two Together
  • P Purl
  • Rep Repeat
  • St(s) Stitches
  • SSK Slip Slip Knit

Additional Notes

Finished Size

22-23″ Circumference; 8.25″ length


20 stitches x 25 rows = 4″
worked in stitch pattern

Additional Notes:

Switch to the magic loop method or double-pointed needles when stitches no longer fit around the 16″ circulars.

Written Instructions

Round 1: CO 112

Round 1: *K3, P1. Rep from * to end of round.

Repeat: Rep last row until work measures 6.5” from cast on edge.

Crown Decreases

Round 1:* SSK. K1. P1. K1. K2tog. P1. Rep from * to ends of round. (84 sts)

Rounds 2-6: *K2. P1. Rep from * to end of round.

Switch to magic loop or DPN’s on 6th round.

Round 7: *SSK. P1. K2tog. P1. Rep from * to end of round. (56 sts)

Rounds 8-11: *K1, P1. Rep from * to end of round.

Round 12: *SSK. K2tog. Rep from * to end of round. (28 sts)


Cut yarn leaving a 20” tail. Use a yarn needle to thread the tail through the remaining stitches. Secure the opening and weave in the ends.

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