Stone Soup DK, Better Breakfast DK, Kent DK, Ghillie Sport/DK, or any lofty DK yarn that knits to pattern gauge
Substituting yarn and/or needles may result in an overall variation in size, drape, or yardage requirement.
16.5(19.25, 22) inches in circumference around brim (unstretched) to fit heads measuring up to 19.5(22, 25) inches around
185(235, 290) yards as shown with double brim
20 sts and 29 rows = 4 inches in stockinette on larger needles (worked flat, washed, and dried)
size 5US (3.75 mm) circular needle and DPNs (or size to obtain correct gauge)
size 4US (3.5 mm) circular needle for hem ribbing (or .25 mm smaller than gauge needle)