1 Change to larger needles if smaller needles were used for the brim and knit every rnd until piece measures 4 (412, 5, 6, 7) inches from CO edge or folding ridge. If using a folded ribbed brim, measure from where the brim will fold.
Note: If you're making a rounded or short pointed hat, try the hat on the wearer, and if you can barely see the top of wearer's head, it is time to start the top shaping.
2 Go to the directions for the desired top shaping, under "Work the Top Shaping," on the next page.
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