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Sparkling Pom-Pom Ski / Toboggan Hat
Lion Brand® Wool-Ease® Thick & Quick® - Festive Fur
Pattern Number: 50854

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
Circumference 16 3/4 in. [42.5 cm]

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

640-426 Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Cabin Brown

Intense dark brown


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 7.69

570-153 Festive Fur Yarn: Black

Shimmering soft black


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 6.49

Lion Brand Knitting Needles- Size 13 [9 mm]
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 5.95


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

Additional Materials
Cardboard 2 in. x 4 in. [5 x 10 cm]
GAUGE:
10 sts = 3 1/4 in. [9 cm], 13 rows = 4 in. [10 cm] in K2, P2 Rib with A. 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.

NOTES:
Hat is knitted in one piece, then seamed at back.


INSTRUCTIONS



HAT
With A, cast on 40 sts.
Set-up Row *(K 1, p 1) twice, inc in next st; rep from * to end of row - 48 sts.
Work in K1, P1 Rib for 6 rows.
Next Row (K 2, p 2) across.
Rep last row until piece measures 8 1/4" [21.5 cm] from beginning.
Shape Top
Row 1 (K 2, p2tog) across - 36 sts.
Row 2 (K 1, p 2) across.
Row 3 (K3tog) across - 12 sts.
Cut yarn, leaving a long tail.

Pull tail through remaining sts and gather tightly tog.

Sew back seam.



POMPOM
Wrap B around the short width of cardboard - the more wraps, the fuller the Pompom will be.

Slide a doubled strand of B under center of wraps and knot.

Clip loops; remove cardboard.

Fluff Pompom and trim ends evenly.

Use the ends of the knotted strand to attach Pompom to top of Hat.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
p = purl
p2tog = purl 2 together
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
sm = slip marker
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
WS = wrong side
yo = yarn over
beg = begin(s)(ning)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
p = purl
p2tog = purl 2 together
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)
k = knit
k3tog = knit 3 together
p = purl
p2tog = purl 2 together
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
WS = wrong side


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