Abbreviations k = knit
p = purl
st(s) = stitch(es)
p3tog = insert RH needle purlwise into next three stitches and purl them together
inc 2 = (k1, p1, k1) into same st
Tension 16 stitches x 16 rows 10cm x 10cm
Blackberry stitch 6mm needles
HAT Using 6mm needles, cast on 82 sts
 Row 1: (p1, k3) to last two sts, p2
 Row 2: p1, (k1, p3) to last st, k1 Repeat these two rows twice more
 Row 7 (wrong side): k1, (p3tog, inc 2 in next st) to last st, k1
 Row 8: p
 Row 9: k1, (inc 2 in next st, p3tog) to last st, k1
 Row 10: p Rows 7-10 set Blackberry pattern
 Repeat Rows 7-10 until hat is approximately 22cm long, finishing after a Row 8 or 10
 Cast off knitwise.
Make two tassels by wrapping some wool around a rectangle of cardboard about ten times.
Tie another piece of wool around the wraps on one side of the cardboard and cut the wraps to
release the tassel.
Fold the tassel in half and use the end of the tie to secure the tassel.
Fold your hat in half inside out and place a tassel in each corner making sure the strands of the
tassel are on the right side of the hat.
Sew across the top of the hat, securing the tassels in place at the corners at the same time, sew
down the side of the hat and weave in the ends.