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Greenwood Hat
Lion Brand® Alpine Wool
Pattern Number: 90176AD Stripes and pom-poms add a fun touch to this children's hat.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 19 in. (48.5 cm) circumference. Hat will stretch to fit a range of sizes.

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

822-123 Alpine Wool Yarn: Bay Leaf

Sky blue


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 8.29
Note: (A)

822-135 Alpine Wool Yarn: Cinnamon

Warm muted orange


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Note: (B)

822-099 Alpine Wool Yarn: Vanilla

Light cream


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Estimated Price: $ 8.29
Note: (C)

Lion Brand Double-Pointed Needles - Size 10
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Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers
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Pom pom Maker
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Estimated Price: $ 2.49


Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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Additional Materials
Circular knitting needle size 10 (6 mm), 16 in. long
GAUGE:
13 sts = 4 in. (10 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:
K2, p2, Rib (worked in the rnd)
Rnd 1: *K2, p2; rep from * around.


Rep Rnd 1 for K2, p2 Rib

NOTES:
STRIPE SEQUENCE: *With A work 4 rnds, with B work 2 rnds, with A work 1 rnd, with C work 4 rnds, with A work 1 rnd, with B work 4 rnds, with C work 2 rnds; rep from * for Stripe Sequence.


INSTRUCTIONS



HAT
With circular needle and A, cast on 60 sts.

Join, being careful not to twist.

Place marker for beg of rnd.


Work in K2, p2 Rib, following Stripe Sequence, until piece measures about 5 1/2 in.

(14 cm) from beg.


Next Rnd: Change to St st worked in the rnd (k every rnd) until piece measures about 8 1/2 in.

(21.5 cm) from beg.


Shape Crown
Note: Change to double pointed needles when sts have been sufficiently decreased.


Next Rnd: *K8, place marker, k2tog, rep from * around - 54 sts rem at end of rnd.


Knit 1 rnd.


Next Rnd: *K to marker, k2tog, rep from * around - 48 sts.


Knit 1 rnd.


Next Rnds: Rep last 2 rnds, 6 times - 12 sts.


Next Rnd: (K2tog) around - 6 sts.


Cut yarn, leaving a long tail.

Thread tail through rem sts and gather tightly together.

Fasten off.



FINISHING
With A and following package directions, make a pompom.

Tie pompom to Hat.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)
tbl = through the back loop
WS = wrong side
beg = begin(s)(ning)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
p = purl
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)


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