Free Knitting Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
First Fall Knit Hat
Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice®
Pattern Number: 90379AD This super easy rectangle hat is a great first hat project. Featured in September 2009 BK4K. Crocheted version available here.

SKILL LEVEL:  Beginner (Level 1)
SIZE: One Size
Finished circumference About 18 in. (46 cm), will stretch to fit a range of sizes

PUBLISHED IN: By Kids, For Kids


CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

860-172 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Kelly Green

Vibrant medium green


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 4.39

Lion Brand Knitting Needles- Size 9 [5.5 mm]
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 4.95


Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 3.59

GAUGE:
14 stitches + 28 rows = 4 in. (10 cm) in Garter Stitch (knit every stitch on 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



HAT
Leaving a long tail, cast on 64 stitches.

Work in Garter Stitch (knit every stitch on every row) until piece measures about 9 in.

(23 cm) from beginning.

Bind off, leaving a long tail.



FINISHING
Thread cast-on tail into blunt needle, then sew seam.

Thread tail from bound-off edge into blunt needle, then sew in and out along last row.

Pull (like a drawstring) to gather top of hat and knot.

Weave in ends.

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