Erin Medley

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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Erin Medley

Erin is the owner of Crochet Medley, and the Publishing Assistant at Happily Hooked Magazine. A born and raised Michigander, she’s a military wife, and mother of two. Some of her favorite things to crochet are hats, cowls, and amigurumi. Crochet was introduced to her as a pre-teen, but became an obsession in 2008 when her son was born, so she opened a little shop to bring others joy! When she isn’t working with yarn, Erin enjoys her two fur babies, hockey, scrapbooking, coloring with the kids, baking, Star Wars, beading, reading, and watching true crime books or shows.

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