The design of the Diamond Zig Beanie creates a bold look using a combination of diamond shapes and simple zigzags. Highly contrasting colors put a spotlight on the pattern and bring it to life.
Bulky/size 5 yarn in two contrasting colors—approximately 90 yards total (roughly 60 yards of Color A and 30 yards of Color B)
US 9 (5.5 mm) 16” circular knitting needles
US 10.5 (6.5 mm) 16” circular knitting needles
US 10.5 (6.5 mm) Double Pointed Needles (DPNs) or US 10.5 (6.5 mm) circular knitting needles with a longer cord for Magic Loop Method
Pom pom maker or faux fur pom, if desired
Additional Gauge Information:
13 sts and 16 rows per 4” square knit in the pattern (body of the hat) with US 10.5 (6.5 mm) needles