Hat Knitting Pattern- whilst we hope that this free knitting pattern works out well for you The Knitting Wool Store disclaims all responsibility.
Size: S/M - L/XL
Head circumference: 52/56 – 58/60 cm / 20½"/22" - 22 3/4"/23½".
Materials: 100g Alize Motif
CIRCULAR NEEDLE (40 cm / 16'') size 5 mm
DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE (40 cm / 16'') size 4 mm/US 6 – for garter st.
Worked back and forth on circular needle. Cast on 7 sts on circular needle size 4 mm with Alize Motif. Work in garter stitch , on row 2 inc 1 st each side. Repeat the inc on every other row a total of 9-10 times = 25-27 sts. Slip sts on a stitch holder. Knit the other earflap.
Worked in the round on circular needle. Cast on 6-8 sts on circular needle size 4 mm. Work one earflap in on needle, cast on 23-27 sts, work the other earflap in on needle and cast on 5-7 sts = 84-96 sts. Beg of round = mid back. K 1 round and P 1 round. Now change to circular needle size 5 mm and continue in K each round until piece measures approx 7'' mid front.
Insert 12 markers in piece with 7-8 sts between each marker. On next round K2 tog before all markers, and repeat the dec on every other round a total of 5-6 times = 24 sts left on needle. On next round K2 tog all the way round = 12 sts.
Cut the thread, pull it through remaining sts, tighten and fasten. Hat 9"-9 3/4"mid front.
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