Quick Cozy & Super Easy Ponytail Hat Knitting Pattern

If you recall how fabulous the Messy Bun Hat was, and still is mind you, you’ll have no trouble at all falling head over feet for this newest addition, the Ponytail Hat. Featuring a ribbed brim, and a really easy stockinette stitch rise, and of course that coveted spot for your ponytail or bun.

The decreasing is simple, and with the great big yarn and the big needles, this already easy pattern scores big points for instant gratification.

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Quick Cozy and Really Easy Ponytail Hat Knitting Pattern available for free. Beginner friendly that works up quick with satisfying and gratifying results.

Quick & Cozy Ponytail Hat

This version of the Messy Bun Hat, or the Mom Bun Hat, or Ponytail Hat, is quite possibly the simplest version out there.  It is worked flat and sewn with a seam, making it totally newbie friendly.

For those of you looking to make your own – but don’t yet have the skills or the confidence – try this course.  The You CAN Knit E-course takes the you through the hard parts, and will have you whipping up these babies in no time.

Knitters and crocheters alike are still being bombarded with requests from friends to make these hats…  so here’s another pattern I’ve gotten ready for you.

Quick & Cozy Ponytail Hat Knitting Pattern

Notes

Rated: Beginner / Easy

Skills Used

Quick Cozy and Really Easy Ponytail Hat Knitting Pattern available for free. Beginner friendly that works up quick with satisfying and gratifying results.

Materials

K2tog = Knit two together – a very simple decrease, where you turn two stitches into one.  Insert your right hand needle into the next two stitches on your left hand needle, and knit them both together. (K2tog)

P2tog = Purl two together – a very simple decrease, where you turn two stitches into one.  Insert your right hand needle into the next two stitches on your left hand needle, as if to purl, and purl them both together. (P2tog)


Quick Cozy and Really Easy Ponytail Hat Knitting Pattern available for free. Beginner friendly that works up quick with satisfying and gratifying results.

Directions

Cast on 39 stitches

Row 1-4: *K3, P3; repeat acrossKnit

Row 5: Knit

Row 6: Purl

Repeat Rows 5 & 6 until piece measures 7 ” from cast on edge

Decrease:

Row 1: *K4, K2tog; repeat from * across

Row 2: *P3, P2tog; repeat from * across

Row 3: *K2, K2tog; repeat from * across

 

Bind off, securing the last stitch.

Break yarn, leaving a long tail and sew up the seam.

Trim yarn and weave in all ends.

Quick Cozy and Really Easy Ponytail Hat Knitting Pattern available for free. Beginner friendly that works up quick with satisfying and gratifying results.

3 thoughts on “Quick Cozy & Super Easy Ponytail Hat Knitting Pattern

    • Evelyne says:

      Hi Doreen! Thanks for reaching out – the needle size is 10 mm ( metric ) the US equivalent would be a needle size 15, or the UK / CAN version would be 000 Thanks!

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