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Mini I-Cord Hat
Lion Brand® Nature's Choice Organic® Cotton
Pattern Number: 90137AD

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
0-12 months Finished circumference 14 in. (25.5. cm)

CORRECTIONS: (applied Jun 11, 2010)
Needle Size correctedThe above is only a summary of corrections; the corrected pattern text is below (if free) or shipped upon completion of order (if purchased)

MATERIALS

480-098 Nature's Choice Organic Cotton Yarn : Almond Soft, natural white
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Note: (A)

480-170 Nature's Choice Organic Cotton Yarn: Pistachio Medium moss green
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480-106 Nature's Choice Organic Cotton Yarn: Blueberry Medium sky blue
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Lion Brand Double-Pointed Needles - Size 10
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Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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Additional Materials
Circular needle size 10 (4.25 mm), 16 in. (40.5 cm) long
GAUGE:
3 sts = 1 in. (2.5 cm) in St st worked in the rnd (k every rnd). 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.

STITCH EXPLANATION:
Seed stitch (worked in the rnd)
Rnd 1: *K1, p1, rep from * around.


Rnd 2: K the purl sts and p the knit sts.


Rep Rnd 2 for Seed st worked in the rnd.



K1, p1 Rib (worked in the rnd)
Rnd 1: *K1, p1, rep from * around.


Rnd 2: K the knit sts and p the purl sts.


Rep Rnd 2 for K1, p1 Rib worked in the rnd.


INSTRUCTIONS



HAT
With circular needle and A, cast on 50 sts.

Join, being careful not to twist sts.

Place marker for beg of rnd.


Work in K1, p1 Rib for 1 1/2 in.

(3.8 cm).


Change to B, and k 1 rnd, p 1 rnd.


Change to C, and k 1 rnd.


With C, work in Seed st until piece measures about 5 1/2 in.

(14 cm) from beg.


Eyelet Rnd: *K5, yo, k2tog; rep from * around to last 8 sts, end k6, yo, k2tog.


Change to B.


Next Rnd: Knit.


Next Rnd: Purl.


Rep last 2 rnds 8 more times.

Bind off.



FINISHING
Cord
With A and 2 double-pointed needles, cast on 4 sts.

K1 row.

*Do not turn work.

Slide sts to other end of needle and k across.

Rep from * until cord is about 20 in.

(51 cm) long.

Bind off.


Thread Cord through Eyelet Rnd of Hat.


Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sl = slip
st(s) = stitch(es)
yo = yarn over


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