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Double Tail Hat
Lion Brand® Fun Fur® - Homespun®
Pattern Number: L20607 Two is always better than one. The kids will have extra fun wearing this fuzzy hat made in Homespun and Fun Fur.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
Finished Circumference About 18 in. (23 cm), will stretch to fit a range of sizes.

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

320-147 Fun Fur Yarn: Grape Dark violet
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 4.99
Note: (A)

790-418 Homespun Yarn: Ambrosia

'Painterly' color Magenta, bright purple, and blue


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 7.49
Note: (B)

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


Lion Brand Stitch Holders
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 5.99


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

GAUGE:
12 sts = about 4 in. (10 cm) in St st (k on RS, p on WS) with B. EXACT GAUGE IS NOT ESSENTIAL TO THIS PROJECT
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.

STITCH EXPLANATION:
PATTERN STITCHES K1, p1 Rib (worked over a multiple of 2 sts) Row 1: *K1, p1; rep from * to end of row.

Row 2: K the knit sts and p the purl sts.

Rep Row 2 for K1, p1 Rib.

NOTES:
Hat is worked flat and then seamed.


INSTRUCTIONS



HAT With A, cast on 60 sts.

Work in K1, p1 Rib for 2 in.

(5 cm).

Change to B.

Row 1 (RS): With B, *k8, k2tog; rep from * to end of row - 54 sts at the end of this row.

Row 2: Purl Continue in St st (k on RS, p on WS) until piece measures about 6 in.

(15 cm) from beg, end with a WS (purl) row.

Next Dec Row: *K7, k2tog; rep from * to end of row - 48 sts.

Work in St st for 3 rows.

Next Dec Row: *K6, k2tog; rep from * to end of row - 42 sts.

Work in St st for 3 rows.

Next Dec Row: *K5, k2tog; rep from * to end of row - 36 sts.



Divide for Tails Next Row: P18, sl rem 18 sts to a st holder.

Continue in St st on 18 sts until tail measures about 6 in.

(15 cm).

Next Row: Change to A and continue in St st until A section measures about 2 in.

(5 cm).

Bind off.

Sl rem 18 sts from holder back onto needle and work same as first tail.



FINISHING Seam sides of Hat and edges of each tail.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
RS = right side
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
yo = yarn over
beg = begin(s)(ning)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
st(s) = stitch(es)
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
p = purl
RS = right side
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
yo = yarn over
beg = begin(s)(ning)
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
p = purl
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
sl = slip
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side


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