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Tasseled Hood
Lion Brand® Wool-Ease® Thick & Quick®
Pattern Number: 60614

SKILL LEVEL:  Beginner (Level 1)
SIZE: One Size

CORRECTIONS: (applied Mar 30, 2007)
Finishing Braid s (make 2)The above is only a summary of corrections; the corrected pattern text is below (if free) or shipped upon completion of order (if purchased)

MATERIALS

640-099 Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Fisherman

Natural cream


Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
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Lion Brand Knitting Needles- Size 13 [9 mm]
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Lion Brand Cable Needles (Set of 2)
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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GAUGE:
10 stitches + 20 rows = 4 in. (10 cm) in Garter stitch (knit every row). 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



Cast on 17 stitches.

Work in Garter stitch (knit every row) until piece measures 18 in.

(46 cm) from beginning.

Bind off.

Fold piece in half and sew back seam.



Finishing
Braid
Cast on 10 stitches.
Rows 1, 3, 5 and 7: Slip 1, purl 9.
Rows 2, 4 and 6: Slip 1, knit 9.
Row 8: Slip 1, slip next 4 stitches to a cable needle and hold at back of work, knit next 4 stitches from left hand needle, knit 4 stitches from cable needle, knit 1.
Repeat Rows 1-8 until Braid measures about 90 in.

(228.5 cm), end with Row 7.
Bind off.

Mark center of Braid length and center front of Hat.

Sew Braid along front edge of Hat, matching marked centers, with equal lengths of Braid hanging free on each side.



Tassels
Cut 22 lengths of yarn, each 10 in.

(25.5 cm).

Pull 10 lengths through one end of Braid.

Wrap a length of yarn around Tassel, about 3/4 in.

(2 cm) from top.

Knot ends of wrapped length, then weave through Tassel.



Repeat on other end of Braid with remaining lengths.

Trim Tassel ends evenly.



Weave in ends.

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