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Knitted Pom-Pom Hat & Bias Scarf
Lion Brand® Lion® Suede
Pattern Number: 40535 Wide, diagonal stripes enliven this easy scarf and the beanie-style hat is finished with an optional pom-pom.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
Hat 21 1/4" [54.5 cm] Scarf 6" x 48" [15 x 122 cm]

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

210-147 Lion Suede Yarn: Eggplant Dusty, dark, rich aubergine violet.
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Note: (A)

210-133 Lion Suede Yarn: Spice Warm, cinnamon brown.
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Note: (B)

210-146 Lion Suede Yarn: Fuchsia Intense, vivid deep-toned.
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Note: (C)

Lion Brand Knitting Needles- Size 9 [5.5 mm]
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Pom pom Maker
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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GAUGE:
12 sts + 29 rows = 4" [10 cm] in garter st (knit every row). 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 (for scarf)

Bias Garter Stitch

Row 1 K 1, k into front and back of next st, k to last 3 sts, k2tog, k 1.



Row 2 Knit.



Repeat Rows 1-2 for Bias Garter Stitch pattern.


INSTRUCTIONS



HAT

With A, cast on 64 sts.

Work even in garter st until piece measures 4 1/2 inches [11 cm] from beginning.

Shape Crown

Row 1 (K 4, k2tog) 10 times, k 4 - 54 sts.



Rows 2-4 Knit.



Row 5 (K 3, k2tog) 10 times, k 4 - 44 sts.



Rows 6-8 Knit.



Row 9 (K 2, k2tog) 10 times, k 4 - 34 sts.



Row 10 Knit.



Row 11 (K 1, k2tog) 11 times, k 1 - 23 sts.



Row 12 Knit.



Row 13 (K 1, k2tog) 7 times, k 2 - 16 sts.



Row 14 K 1, (k2tog) 7 times, k 1 - 9 sts.



Break yarn, leaving a tail long enough to sew seam, draw through remaining sts, and sew seam.

Pom Poms - Make 1 in each color

Wrap yarn around pom pom maker or 1 3/4" [4.5 cm] strip of cardboard; the more wraps, the fuller the pom pom will be.

Carefully slide yarn off of pom pom maker or cardboard.

Tie an 8" [20.5 cm] double strand of yarn tightly around the center.

Knot securely.

Clip loops, fluff pom pom, and trim.

FINISHING

Sew pom poms to top of Hat.

Weave in ends.

Scarf

With A, cast on 22 sts.

Work in Bias Garter Stitch pattern, working 10 rows A, 10 rows B, 10 rows C.

Repeat stripe sequence until Scarf measures 48" [122 cm].

Bind off loosely.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together


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