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School Spirit Hat And Scarf
Lion Brand® Wool-Ease® Thick & Quick®
Pattern Number: L32426 This ribbed hat and scarf set uses just one colorway of Wool-Ease Thick & Quick.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
Hat Finished Circumference About 20 in. (51 cm), will stretch to fit a range of sizes. Finished Height About 8 1/2 in. (21.5 cm) Scarf About 6 1/2 x 58 in. (16.5 x 147 cm)

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

640-607 Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Red Beacon

Stripes White with white and crimson stripes


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Lion Brand Knitting Needles- Size 13 [9 mm]
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Brittany Birchwood Double Pointed Needles - Size 13
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Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers
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Pom pom Maker
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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Additional Materials
MATERIALS NOTE If you'd like to make just the Hat, you'll need one ball of yarn; for just the Scarf, you'll need 2 balls.
GAUGE:
9 sts = 4 in. (10 cm) in Texture 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.

STITCH EXPLANATION:
PATTERN STITCH Texture Pattern worked in rows (worked over a multiple of 4 sts) Row 1-4: Sl 1, k to end of row.

Rows 5, 7, 9, 11 (WS): Sl 1, *p2, k2, rep from * to last 3 sts, p3.

Row 6, 8, 10: Sl 1, * k2, p2; rep from * to last 3 sts, k2, p1.

Row 12: Sl 1, k to end of row.

Rep Rows 1-12 for Texture Pattern worked in rows.


INSTRUCTIONS



HAT With double pointed needles cast on 44 sts.

Divide sts onto 4 needles with 11 sts on each needle.

Place marker for beg of rnd.

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

Rnds 1 and 3: Purl.

Rnds 2 and 4: Knit.

Rnds 5-7: *K2, p2; rep from * around.

Rnd 8: Knit.

Rnds 9-22: Rep Rnds 1-8 once, then rep Rnds 1-6.

Shape Crown (top of Hat) Next Rnd (Decrease): *K2, p2tog, rep from * around – 33 sts at the end of this rnd.

Knit 1 rnd.

Next Rnd (Decrease): P3, *p2tog, p4; rep from * around – 28 sts.

Knit 1 rnd.

Next Rnd (Decrease): *P2tog, p2; rep from * around – 21 sts.

Knit 1 rnd.

Next Rnd (Decrease): P1, p2tog; rep from around – 14 sts.

Knit 1 rnd.

Next Rnd (Decrease): P2tog around – 7 sts.

Knit 1 rnd.

Cut yarn, leaving a long yarn tail.

Thread yarn tail through remaining sts and pull to gather.

Knot securely.



FINISHING Following package directions, make a large pom-pom.

Tie pom-pom to top of Hat.



SCARF With straight needles cast on 16 sts.

Work in Texture pattern until piece measures about 58 in.

(147 cm) from beginning.

End with a Row 3 as the last row you work.

Bind off.



FINISHING Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
k = knit
p = purl
p2tog = purl 2 together
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sl = slip
st(s) = stitch(es)


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