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Lion Brand® Alpine Wool
Pattern Number: 90625B
This cute slouchy beanie works up quickly and takes just one ball of yarn.
SKILL LEVEL: Easy (Level 2)
Finished Circumference About 19 in. (48.5 cm). Hat will stretch to fit a range of sizes.
Finished Length About 8 (10, 12) in. (20.5 (25.5, 30.5) cm)
Pattern is written for shortest Hat with changes for longer Hats in parentheses. When only one number is given, it applies to all sizes. To follow pattern more easily, circle all numbers pertaining to your length before beginning.
822-115 Alpine Wool Yarn: Chili
Deep, rich red
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 8.29
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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Circular knitting needle size 10 (6 mm), 16 in. (40.5 cm) long
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.
K2, p2 Rib (worked in the rnd)
Rnd 1: *K2, p2; rep from * around.
Rep Rnd 1 for K2, p2 Rib.
With circular needle, cast on 60 sts.
Join, being careful not to twist.
Place marker for beg of rnd.
Work in K2, p2 Rib until piece measures 1 1/2 in.
(3.5 cm) from beg.
Change to St st worked in the rnd (k every rnd) and work until piece measures 5 (7, 9) in.
(12.5 (18, 23) cm) from beg.
Note: Change to double pointed needles when you have too few sts to fit on circular needle.
Rnd 1: *K8, place a marker, k2tog; rep from * around - 54 sts rem at the end of this rnd.
Note: Markers placed on Rnd 1 are in addition to beg of rnd marker.
Rnd 2: Knit.
Rnd 3: *K to marker, slip marker, k2tog; rep from * around.
Rnd 4: Knit.
Rep last 2 rnds until 12 sts rem.
Next Rnd: (K2tog) around - 6 sts rem at the end of this rnd.
Cut yarn, leaving a long tail.
Thread tail into large-eyed blunt needle and then through sts of last rnd (removing double pointed needles) and pull to gather.
Weave in ends.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
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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