If you're looking for a quick hat with interesting detail, this is it. The pattern is super easy to knit up, and it's available for free over at Ravelry.
What I used:
Pattern: Cafe Au Lait Tam by Kathryn C.
Yarn: Knit Picks Gloss DK (70% Merino wool, 30% Silk; 123 yards/50 grams per skein) in Cranberry (approximately 1.5 skeins)
Needles: US 6 (4.0 mm) DPNs, US 7 (4.5 mm) DPNs