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Striped Garter Stitch Hat & Scarf
Lion Brand® Magic Stripes
Pattern Number: 30165

SKILL LEVEL:  Beginner (Level 1)
SIZE: One Size
Hat 19 1/4 inches circumference Scarf 6 3/4 inches x 57 inches

PUBLISHED IN: Cast On, Hancock Craft, Interweave Knits, Knit 'n Style, Knit It!, Knit Simple / Fam. Circ. EZ Knit, Knitters


CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

310-201 Magic Stripes Yarn: Denim Stripe Denim blue, cream, light blue highlighted with red and copper.
Quantity needed: 3 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 22.47

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


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

Additional Materials
Note Hat uses 1 ball, Scarf uses 2 balls
GAUGE:
15 stitches + 30 rows = 4 inches (10 cm) in garter stitch (knit every row) with 2 strands held together. 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.


INSTRUCTIONS



HAT
With 2 strands held together, cast on 74 stitches.

Knit every row for 7 inches.
Next Row (right side) Knit 1, *knit 10, knit 2 together; repeat from *, ending with knit 1 - 68 stitches.
Next Row (wrong side) Knit.
Next Row Knit 1, *knit 9, knit 2 together; repeat from *, ending with knit 1 - 62 stitches.
Next Row Knit.
Next Row Knit 1, *knit 8, knit 2 together; repeat from *, ending with knit 1 - 56 stitches.
Next Row Knit.
Next Row Knit 1, *knit 7, knit 2 together; repeat from *, end with knit 1 - 50 stitches.
Next Row Knit.



Continue decreasing every other row as established, making 1 less stitch between the decreases each row, until 8 stitches remain.

Cut off yarn, leaving a 15 inches tail and thread yarn tail through all the loops.

Draw tight, sew side seam, and weave in ends.

SCARF

With 2 strands held together, cast on 26 stitches.

Slip first stitch as if to knit, knit across row.

Repeat last row until Scarf measures 57 inches or until about 1 yard of yarn remains.

Bind off all stitches and weave in ends.

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