Total Brioche Hat Pattern

52203 front hat Brioche Akers

The pattern is  featured in the  “Fixing Brioche Mistakes” course with Matt Akers.

 This two-color brioche hat is the perfect way to dip your toe into the waters of brioche. Beginner-friendly and a blank canvas for colour play, you’ll love this quick knit for every season of the year. 


Total Brioche Hat by Matt Akers

Skill Level: Intermediate

Finished Measurements

  •  Brim Circumference: 10 (12, 14, 16, 18, 20)” / 25.5 (30.5, 35.5, 40.5, 45.75, 51) cm

    Choose the size that is approx 2-4″ / 5-10 cm less than your actual head circumference. 

    Length: Adjustable


Needles & Notions

  •  Size 8 US / 5 mm circular needle 16″ / 40 cm in length

  • Size 8 US / 5 mm set of 4 or 5 double-pointed needles

    Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

  • 4 stitch markers (1 different to mark beginning of round), tapestry needle


  •  16 sts and 20 rows = 4″ / 10 cm in Brioche st, after blocking.

    Please note that changes in gauge will affect yardage used and final measurements

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