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Knit Chemo Cap
Lion Brand® Fun Fur® - Microspun
Pattern Number: 50566AD This chemo cap is fuzzy, soft, and comfortable.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
One size will stretch to fit a range of sizes.

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

320-112 Fun Fur Yarn: Raspberry

Deep magenta pink


Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 9.98
Note: (A)

910-146 Microspun Yarn: Fuchsia

Intense hot pink


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 5.29
Note: (B)

Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.49


Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 3.59

Additional Materials
Double-pointed needles size 13 (9 mm)
GAUGE:
10 sts = about 4 in. [10 cm] in St st worked in the rnd (k every rnd) with 1 strand each of A and B held tog). 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.


INSTRUCTIONS



HAT
With 1 strand each of A and B held tog, cast on 40 sts.

Divide sts onto 4 needles and join, being careful not to twist.

Place marker for beg of rnd.

Work in St st worked in the rnd (k every rnd) until piece measures about 7 in.

(18 cm) from beg.


Shape Crown
Rnd 1: *K8, k2tog; rep from * around - 36 sts at end of rnd.


Rnd 2: Knit.


Rnd 3: *K7, k2tog; rep from * around - 32 sts.


Rnd 4: Knit.


Rnd 5: *K6, k2tog; rep from * around - 28 sts.


Rnd 6: *K5, k2tog; rep from * around - 24 sts.


Rnd 7: *K4, k2tog; rep from * around - 20 sts.


Rnd 8: *K3, k2tog; rep from * around - 16 sts.


Next Rnd: *K2, k2tog; rep from * around - 12 sts.


Next Rnd: *K2tog; rep from * around - 6 sts.


Next Rnd: *K2tog; rep from * around - 3 sts.


K3tog.

Cut yarn, leaving a long end.

Thread tail through remaining sts and gather tightly together.



FINISHING
Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
sl = slip
st(s) = stitch(es)
beg = begin(s)(ning)
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
beg = begin(s)(ning)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
k3tog = knit 3 together
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together


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