A cute novelty hat to wear when the cold weather strikes. A conversation piece hat to give as a gift too. Kids to Teens love this hat, as well as adults that want to be cute! It is a fairly easy pattern to follow, so you may want to make more than one. You can use any variegated or self striping yarns, or use up scrap yarns, changing colors at garter stitch ridges to make a more colorful hat, and it will help you use up your scrap yarns too.