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Snowstorm Hat
Lion Brand® Holiday Homespun®
Pattern Number: 90170AD This festive snowflake hat will keep you warm all winter long!

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
Finished Circumference 18 1/2 in. (47 cm). Hat will stretch to fit a range of sizes.

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

791-204 Holiday Homespun Yarn: Holly

Bright scarlet red with metallic gold


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
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Note: (A)

791-200 Holiday Homespun Yarn: Starlight

Bright white with metallic gold


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
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Note: (B)

Lion Brand Knitting Needles - Size 10 [6 mm]
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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GAUGE:
13 sts = 4 in. (10 cm) in St st (k on RS, p on WS).
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.


INSTRUCTIONS



HAT

With A, cast on 60 sts.
Work in St st (k on RS, p on WS) until piece measures about 6 in. (15 cm) from beg, end with WS row.

Next (Decrease) Row: *K2tog, k4; rep from * across – 50 sts at end of row.

Continue in St st until piece measures 8 in. (20.5 cm) from beg.

Next Row: *K2tog, k3; rep from * across – 40 sts.

Continue in St st until piece measures 11 in. (28 cm) from beg.
Bind off.

FINISHING

Sew seam. With B, embroider a cross st onto Hat, then embroider a straight st over cross st to make a snowflake. Rep for additional snowflakes around Hat as desired.

Cord

Cut 2 lengths of B, each about 2 yards (1.5 meters) long. Fold strands in half and knot about 4 in. (10 cm) from fold to form a loop. Secure loop around doorknob. Twist other end tightly until yarn begins to twist back on itself. Release loop from doorknob. Bring ends together and let cord twist on itself, smoothing to even the twist. Knot ends, trim loop.
Thread Cord through Hat about 2 in. (5 cm) from bound-off edge, pull to close top of Hat. Knot Cord. Weave in ends.


ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
RS = right side
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side


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