The Briley Slouch by Phanessa Fong

  The Briley Slouch is worked using worsted weight yarn but is easily adaptable for any weight yarn! Measure as you go, you can make any size!

This hat is also an HHM exclusive & August 2018 CAL project.

The Designer: Phaness Fong

Phanessa is a self taught knitter and crocheter, doting mother to three rambunctious boys, avid crafter, photographer, and a secret yarn hoarder. In her free time her and her husband like to go camping in the great outdoors with their boys, family is everything to her. When she finds a quiet moment to herself, she is busy either writing up patterns for her newest creations or trying get her latest project done. Crafting is her creative outlet and sometimes stress relief for this very busy mom.

About The Pattern

Skill Level


The Yarn – Caron Simply Soft

Caron Simply Soft, medium weight #4 yarn (100% acrylic; 315 yds/288m per 6 oz/170g skein)
1 skein Purple

Yarn Substitutions

Red Heart Soft

Lion Brand Jeans

Knit Picks Brava Worsted

Hook & Other Materials

US Size H/8 (5mm) crochet hook
US Size I/9 (5.5mm) crochet hook
Yarn Needle
Tape Measure
Stitch Marker

Sizes/Finished Measurements

Newborn to Adult Large


Pattern is worked to above measurements, therefore, specific gauge is not critical.

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Emily is a WAHM of 4 children. She is the Editor of Happily Hooked Magazine and Pattern Pack Pro and the owner of Em’s Corner. She spent her years before children as a middle school math teacher, but now enjoys crocheting at her kids’ sporting events and spoiling her nieces and nephews. She loves to teach her children and her nieces and nephews to crochet. When she’s not crocheting, she’s outside with her camera. She was raised in San Diego but now finds herself in the very hot Southern California desert.

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