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Deer Isle Hat And Scarf
Lion Brand® Fishermen's Wool®
Pattern Number: L0314

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
Scarf About 6 1/2 x 58 in. (16.5 x 147 cm), after felting Hat Finished circumference about 18 1/2 in. (47.5 cm) after felting, will stretch to fit a range of sizes.

CORRECTIONS: (applied Apr 24, 2014)
GAUGE: 6 24 sts = 4 in. (10 cm) in pattern st.The above is only a summary of corrections; the corrected pattern text is below (if free) or shipped upon completion of order (if purchased)

MATERIALS

150-123 Fishermen's Wool Yarn: Oatmeal

Light taupe (darker than the Natural color)


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Lion Brand Double-Pointed Needles - Size 8
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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 knitting needle size 8 (5 mm), 16 in. (40.5 cm) long Rubber gloves
GAUGE:
24 sts = 4 in. (10 cm) in pattern st. EXACT GAUGE IS NOT ESSENTIAL FOR THIS PROJECT.
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.

STITCH EXPLANATION:
Pattern St for Scarf (worked back and forth in rows over a multiple of 2 sts + 1) Row 1 (RS): Knit.

Row 2: *(k1, p1); rep from * to end of row, end k1.Rep Rows 1 and 2 for pattern st for Scarf.



Pattern St for Hat (worked in the round over a multiple of 2 sts) Rnd 1: Knit.

Rnd 2: *k1, p1; rep from * to end of rnd.

Rep Rows 1 and 2 for pattern st for Hat.

NOTES:
Gauge is given for scarf before felting.

Gauge after felting will vary.

Scarf is worked back and forth on circular needles; hat is worked in the round.


INSTRUCTIONS



SCARF Note: For Scarf, work back and forth in rows on circular needle as if working on straight needles.

Cast on 39 sts.Work in pattern st for Scarf until piece measures about 68 in.

(173 cm) from beg.

Bind off.



HAT With circular needle, cast on 100 sts.Place marker for beg of rnd.

Join by working the first st on left hand needle with the working yarn from the right hand needle, being careful not to twist sts.

Rnd 1: *K2, p2; rep from * around.

Rep Rnd 1 until piece measures about 5 in.

(13 cm).

Next Rnd: Work Rnd 1 of pattern st for Hat.

Continue to work Rnds 1 and 2 of pattern st for Hat until piece measures about 9 1/2 in.

(24.5 cm) from beg, end with a Rnd 2.

Shape Crown Note: The Crown is the top of the Hat.

Note: When shaping crown, change to double pointed needles when sts have been sufficiently decreased.

Rnd 1: *K6, sl1, k2tog, psso, k1; rep from * to end of rnd.

Rnd 2 and all even numbered rnds: *k1, p1; rep from * to end of rnd.

Rnds 3, 7, 11: Knit.

Rnd 5: *Sl1, k2tog, psso, k5; rep from * to end of rnd.

Rnd 9: K2, sl1, k2tog, psso, *k3, sl1, k2tog, psso; repeat from * to last st, k last st.

Rnd 13: *Sl1, k2tog, psso, k1; rep from * to end of rnd.

Rnd 15: *K2tog; rep from * to end of rnd.Break yarn, leaving a long tail.

Thread tail through remaining sts, pull to gather and knot.



FINISHING Weave in ends.

Felting Fill sink with hot water and small amount of liquid soap (hand or dish soap or even shampoo will work).

Wearing rubber gloves, submerge Hat and Scarf in soapy water.

Rub surface of knit fabric, working over entire surface until sts begin to lose their definition.

Rinse gently to remove soap.

Allow to dry.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
psso = pass slipped stitch over
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
sl = slip
st(s) = stitch(es)


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