Free Knitting Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Lion Brand® Hometown USA®
Pattern Number: karmickuddles
This cuddly hat features a faux cable motif. © Robin Agar-Celli 2012, reproduced with permission.
SKILL LEVEL: Easy + (Level 3)
SIZE: One Size
About 20 inch circumference, will stretch to fit a range of adult sizes.
135-158 Hometown USA Yarn: Pittsburgh Yellow
True bright yellow
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers
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Size 13 16-inch circular needle
9 stitches by 12 rows = 4 inches in 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.
s1pw: slip 1 stitch purlwise (holding yarn in back, as if to knit)
HATCast on 48 stitches, place marker and join, taking care not to twist stitches.Work Pattern:Row 1: *k1, s1pw, k1, yo, pass slipped stitch over the k1 and the yo, k1*; repeat aroundRow 2: knit all stitchesRepeat Rows 1 and 2 until the piece measures 7.5 inches in length.
End on a Row 2.Decrease Crown:Row 1: *k2, k2tog; repeat from *Row 2: *k1, k2tog; repeat from *Row 3: *k2tog; repeat from *FinishingCut working yarn, leaving a 6‐inch tail.
Draw the tail through the remaining stitches, cinch closed and secure.
Weave in ends and enjoy.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made
dc = double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
sl st = slip stitch
sp(s) = space(s)
st(s) = stitch(es)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
yo = yarn over
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