Finished Size 22" band circumference. Adjust needle size for a smaller or larger hat. Instructions for cap (with instructions for beret in parentheses)
Yarn Sunday Knits 5 ply (125 m/137 yd per 50 gm):
Nirvana (92% merino 8% cashmere), Eden (100% merino), Brigadoon (merino tweed) or Angelic (75% merino, 25% angora): 1 50-gm skein for cap, 2 for all others.
Needles Circular or double-pointed
US Size 5 (3.75 mm) for band, 1 set size 5 or smaller for hemming band, size 8 (5.0 mm) for remainer of hat
Notions Tapestry needle, stitch marker
Gauge Using larger needles and knitting the round, 18 rows = 4" in St st.