Featuring deep earflaps and mosaic colourwork, this playful Hat is both fun and easy to knit!


Hat Description

Incatenato is a helmet-style Hat, with a band that is deeper around the back and ears, and narrower at the front. The band is worked sideways in garter stitch. The body is worked in mosaic colourwork pattern and is finished with a square top


Pattern Details


Yarn A: 88 [104, 122, 143] yd/80 [95, 112, 131] m
Yarn B: 98 [118, 140, 167] yd/89 [107, 128, 152] m
DK or Worsted weight, plied yarn; tonal or high contrast solid, semi-solid or variegated yarns.

Needles & Notions

Set 3.5mm/UK–/US4 DPNS/Circular or size needed to obtain gauge
Single needle 2 sizes larger
3.5mm crochet hook
Approx 1yd/1m waste yarn
Stitch marker as necessary
Tapestry needle


22 sts x 44 rows to 4in/10cm on 3.5mm needles over Garter St.

Sample Details

Shown in Meadowyarn Fell Worsted [252yd/230m per 115g; 100% Superwash Merino]
Shown in size 22in/55.75cm on model with 21.5in/54.5cm circumference head


To fit size: 16 [18, 20, 22] in/40.75 [45.75, 50.75, 55.75] cm
Finished size: 13 [15.25, 17.5, 19.75] in/33 [38.75, 44.5, 50.25] cm

About our Hat patterns

Each Woolly Wormhead pattern is a short workshop in PDF format. Each pattern is carefully developed and every effort is made to ensure that the instructions are as clear as possible. In addition, the patterns are all multi-sized, professionally edited, and professionally photographed. These patterns will not only teach you how to create your own beautiful knitted Hat, but will also teach you new skills and improve your knitting knowledge!

With each purchase you will receive an email with a download link to the primary PDF. This PDF includes the instructions to make the Hat, and also includes links to in-depth photographic tutorials and where available, supporting videos. These educational resources are provided to guide you through each technique so that you can learn new skills as you make your Hat, all at your own pace. There is also live support available via our forum, where we can answer any questions and provide help where needed.

Once payment clears you’ll receive an email with the download link and instructions - do check your Spam folder if it doesn't arrive promptly. The link will expire after 5 downloads. For further help with downloading and storing files, please visit our FAQ page.

All Woolly Wormhead tutorials, workshops and knitting patterns are colour-blind, neurodivergent, low-bandwidth and printer friendly. The standard PDF format is compact, with succinct and clear instructions that don't use colour beyond the photos on the front and back pages. In addition, some patterns are also available in an LVA format, that is large print and suitable for screen-readers. To see examples of how the patterns are laid out and presented, and please visit the pattern sample page.


Product Details

  • Incatenato Hat knitting pattern
  • Designer: Woolly Wormhead
  • Technical Editing: Sharon Carter, Heather Murray
  • Translation: Šárka Dvořáčková (CZ); Alessia Càmpera (IT)
  • ISBN: 978-9916-691-47-2
  • Copyright Date: 2019
  • Last Revision: February 2024
  • File Name: WW420KIncatenato
  • PDF File Size: 1.37MB; 150dpi

Additional information


Colour Blind Friendly




Bottom-up, Sideways, Modular, In The Round, Worked Flat




Woolly Wormhead

Instructions Type

Written and Partially Charted




English, čeština, Italiano

Product Type

Single Pattern


6 Months (15 to 16in), 12 Months (17 to 18in), Child/Teen (19 to 20in), Adult (21 to 22in)

Stitch Pattern

Twisted Stitches

Stitch Technique

Grafting, Slipped Stitches

Yarn Type

Hand-Spun, Kettle Dyed, Semi-Solid, Single Ply, Solid

Yarn Weight

DK, Worsted


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