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Lion Brand® Wool-Ease® Thick & Quick®
Pattern Number: L20506C
Stay warm this winter with this easy ribbed hat, knit in-the-round. Click here to see it in other colorways.
SKILL LEVEL: Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
Finished Circumference About 16 in. (41 cm), will stretch to fit a range of adult sizes.
640-143 Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Claret
Deep purplish red
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
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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 13 (9 mm), 16 in. (40.5 cm) long
9 sts + 12 rows = 4 in. (10 cm) over pattern. 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.
Hat is worked from lower edge up to crown (top of Hat).
Hat is worked in the round with a circular needle.
HAT Cast on 32 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 and being careful not to twist sts.
Rnd 1: *K3, p1; rep from * to end of round.
Rnd 2: P1, *k1, p3; rep from * to last 3 sts, end k1, p2.
Rep Rnds 1 and 2 until piece measures about 8 in.
(20.5 cm) from beg.
Shape Crown (top of Hat) Note: When working the next rnd, we found that the sts were so stretchy that they still fit around the circular needle.
If this does not work for you, you may wish to change to double pointed needles.
Rnd 1: *K2tog, p2tog; rep from * to end of round - 16 sts at the end of this rnd.Cut yarn, leaving a long tail.
Thread tail through remaining sts and pull to gather.
FINISHING Weave in ends.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
p = purl
p2tog = purl 2 together
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
st(s) = stitch(es)
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