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Lion Brand® Wool-Ease® Thick & Quick®
Pattern Number: 60113
SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate (Level 3)
SIZE: One Size
Circumference 21 in. [53cm]
640-149 Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Charcoal
Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 18.98
Lion Brand Knitting Needles- Size 13 [9 mm]
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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9 sts + 12 rows = 4 in. [10 cm] in Stockinette st (k on RS, p on WS).
Note: Hat and lining are made in one piece, then lining is folded to inside of hat. 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.
Beg at crown of hat, cast on 6 sts.
Row 1 (RS): K into the front and back of each st - 12 sts.
Row 2 And All Even Rows: Purl.
Row 3: *K 1, inc1; repeat from * across row - 18 sts.
Row 5: *K 2, inc1; repeat from *across row - 24 sts.
Row 7: *K 3, inc1; repeat from * across row - 30 sts.
Row 9: *K 4, inc1; repeat from * across row - 36 sts.
Row 11: *K 5, inc 1; repeat from * across row - 42 sts.
Row 13: *K 6, inc1; repeat from * across row - 48 sts.
Next Row: * K 1, p 1, rep from * across row.
Next Row: K the k sts, p the p sts.
Continue in k 1, p 1 rib for 18 in.
Row 1: *K 6, k2 tog, repeat from * across row - 42 sts.
Row 2 And All Even Rows: Knit.
Row 3: *K 5, k2 tog, repeat from * across row - 36 sts.
Row 5: *K 4, k2 tog, repeat from * across row - 30 sts.
Row 7: *K 3, k2 tog, repeat from * across row - 24 sts.
Row 9: *K 2, k2 tog, repeat from * across row - 18 sts.
Row 11: *K 1, k2 tog, repeat from * across row - 12 sts.
Row 13: * K2 tog, repeat from * across row - 6 sts.
Cut yarn leaving a long end.
Thread end through remaining sts, draw tightly tog, and fasten off.
Fold lining inside of hat.
Tack hat and lining tog at crown.
Weave in ends.
Fold brim to RS.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
p = purl
RS = right side
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
WS = wrong side
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