SUPPLIES & TOOLS:
- 1 skein ea Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice® Yarns: Linen, Kelly Green or colors of choice
- Knitting needles, size 13
- Large-eyed blunt needle
Note: Pattern is written for smallest size with changes for larger sizes in parentheses. When only one number is given, it applies to all sizes. To follow pattern more easily, circle all numbers pertaining to size before beginning.
GAUGE: 9 sts + 18 rows = 4" in Garter st (knit every row). Be sure to check gauge.
With 1 strand each color held tog, cast on 36 (40, 44) sts.
Rep last row until piece measures 1" from beg. Work in Garter st until Hat measures 6½" (7½", 8") from beg.
Next Row: (K2tog) across – 18 (20, 22) sts.
Next Row: Knit.
Next Row: (K2tog) across – 9 (10, 11) sts.
Cut yarn, leaving an 18" tail. Thread tail onto large-eyed needle and thread through remaining sts, pull tightly to gather together. Knot securely.
Sew seam. Weave in ends.
Finished Hat Circumference: 16" (17½", 19½")
beg = beginning, k2tog = knit 2 together, st(s) = stitches, tog = together