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berry hat fun and easy to make

Materials 1 skein of Pure Romney British yarn

6mm needles

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.

Comments

Lolz that's funny hat, why would one try this out and make his/her fun? Hope your experience with this won't be bad, thanks for sharing it with us

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