Earflap hats do not just protect you from bitter colds; they also give you a stylish and trendy look that goes well with any casual attire. The earflap design is great for trying different color combinations and patterns when knitting one by hand. Knitting these hats is quite similar with knitting a regular beanie. There are several style patterns available for working the earflap, so you can choose the perfect design to suit your purpose.
Knit Earflap Hat Pattern Tutorial
Hodgepodge Earflap Hat Knitting Pattern