Welcome to The Velvet Acorn, here you will find purely original pattern designs in knit and crochet. Inspired and crafted with my love of nature and the outdoors in mind. I always aim for comfort, warmth and versatility, timeless pieces that layer well and go with everything. I always create trying to pay close attention to detail, making every pattern design unique and filled with love and personality all their own.
Stella is an ultra-cozy, stylish winter hat pattern featuring a bold and chunky star stitch pattern, a snug knit-look brim, and a fluffy pom pom on top! This hat is sure to keep you snuggly warm on cold winter days, and will add stylish flair to any outfit! This pattern contains helpful, clear photos and easy to follow, detailed instructions.
I wanted a generous tam! If you have a small head, use smaller needles. I used a 16” needle for the two colors k1p1 and a 24” inches needles for the main part. In stranded knitting, tams are easier and quicker than mittens.