Free Knitting Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
'Totally Tubular' Child's Hat
Lion Brand® Wool-Ease® Thick & Quick®
Pattern Number: 50785-1, 50785-2 The great tube hat is simple to made and fun to wear!

SKILL LEVEL:  Beginner (Level 1)
SIZE: Child 7-8
Circumference 18 inches [45.5 cm]

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

640-099 Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Fisherman

Natural cream


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 9.49

640-153 Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Black

True black


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 9.49

Lion Brand Knitting Needles- Size 13 [9 mm]
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 5.95


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

GAUGE:
14 sts and 28 rows = 6 inches [15 cm] over garter stitch (k every row) using size 13 [9 mm] needles. 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.

NOTES:
Hats as shown feature contrasting ties; 2 balls of yarn are required.

Purchasing a single ball of yarn will result in the tie being the same color as the hat.


INSTRUCTIONS



HAT
Loosely cast on 42 stitches.



Work in garter stitch (knit every row) for 8" [20.5 cm] Bind off.

FINISHING: Sew sides together to form tube.

Work in ends.

Gather top of hat: Using tapestry needle and working along one row about 1/3 of the way from top of hat, thread project yarn in and out of stitches all the way around.

Bring yarn ends to inside of hat and pull tight.

Tie knot to secure.

Tie:
Cast on 60 stitches.

Bind off.

Tie in bow at gathered position

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