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Lion Brand® Wool-Ease® Thick & Quick®
Pattern Number: 1202
This rolled brim textured look is achieved by a series of simple cables and twisted stitches. One size fits most.
SKILL LEVEL: Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
Approximately 10 inches (unrolled) x 23 inches circumference
640-152 Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Pewter
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 9.49
Lion Brand Size 13 [9 mm] 29-inch [75 cm] Circular Knitting Needles
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 11.49
Size 13 double pointed needles.
9 sts + 12 rows = 4" (10 cm) over St st. BE SURE TO CHECK YOUR GAUGE. When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles.
Making a Gauge Swatch
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.
Right Twist (RT) Skip first st, k next st and leave on left needle, k first st, remove both sts from left needle.
ssk (slip, slip, knit): Slip the next 2 sts as if to knit, one at a time, to the right needle, insert the left needle into the fronts of these 2 sts and k them tog.
St st (stockinette stitch): K every rnd.
With circular needle, cast on 52 sts.
Join and place marker for beg of rnd, being careful not to twist sts.
Working in rnds, knit until piece measures 2 1/2" from beg.
Next Rnd *K2tog, k 5, k2tog, k 4; rep from * around(44 sts).
Begin Pattern: Rnd 1: *K 7, p 1, RT, p 1; rep from * around.
Rnd 2: *K 7, p 1, k 2, p 1; rep from * around.
Rnds 3 & 4 *K 1, p 5, k 1, p 1, k 2, p 1; rep from* around.
Rep Rnds 1-4 twice, then work Rnds 1 & 2 once more.
(Note Change to double-pointed needles when needed.) Rnds 1-2: *K 1, p 5, k 1, p 4; rep from * around.
Rnd 3: *Ssk, k 3, k2tog, k 4; rep from * around (36 sts).
Rnd 4: Knit.
Rnd 5: *Ssk, p 1, k2tog, p 4; rep from * around(28 sts).
Rnd 6: *K 1, p 1, k 1, p 4; rep from * around.
Rnd 7: *Sl 1-k2tog-psso, k 4; rep from * around(20 sts).
Rnd 8: Knit.
Rnd 9:*Ssk, p 3; rep from * around (16 sts).
Rnd 10: *Ssk, p 2; rep from * around (12 sts).
Rnd 11: (Ssk, k 1) 4 times (8 sts).
Rnd 12: (Ssk) 4 times (4 sts).Cut yarn leaving a tail.
Draw tail through 4 sts, pull tightly to close and secure.
Weave in loose ends.
Roll up brim.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
k = knit
p = purl
psso = pass slipped stitch over
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sl = slip
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
WS = wrong side
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