Quick Answer: How do you loom knit a hat?

What size loom do I use for a hat?

Loom Size / Hat Size

Hat Recipient Avg Head Circumference Loom Size
Toddler 21 in / 53 cm Lrg 36 Pegs
Tweens & Teens 22 in / 56 cm Lrg 36 Pegs
Women & Lean Men 22 in / 56 cm Lrg 36 Pegs
Lrg Women & Men 24 in / 61 cm X-Lrg 41 Pegs

How much yarn do I need to loom knit a hat?


  1. Loops & Threads knitting loom set (includes a metal hook and plastic needle)
  2. yarn, approximately 100 yards for a hat. Medium yarn for a thin hat; bulky yarn for a thicker hat. …
  3. scissors.
  4. crochet hook (any size, mine is US size J)

What can you make with a circle loom?

A simple knit hat, scarves, bracelets, umbrella holders, ties and belts can be made using circular looms. She was shocked to discover that not all the finished work had to be round. You can get a square from a circle.

How many yards of yarn do I need for a hat on a loom?

Yarn: Approx 110 yards of worsted weight silk mohair wool blend.

How do looms work?

Simple looms

A loom is any machine or device that holds the threads and helps you weave them. You stretch out one set of threads, the “warp”, parallel on the loom. Another thread, the “weft”, goes over and under the warp threads, back and forth, again and again, to create the woven fabric.

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