Tuesday, January 4, 2011

Marguerite Anne

I wanted to create a hat pattern in honor of my Mom, Anne. She is the best Mom in the world. I have entered my pattern into the Ravelry pattern base and at the bottom is a link to download the pattern. Enjoy!

Marguerite Anne


Worsted weight yarn
Size US 9 16" circular needles or size US 9 DPNs
Stitch marker
Darning needle to weave ends in once the hat is completed.

Abbreviation: EOR - end of row

Cast on 80 stitches. Join in the round being careful not to twist your stitches. Place a stitch marker to mark the beginning of your row.

Brim (option 1)

Row 1- Knit
Row 2- Purl
Row 3- Knit
Row 4- Purl
Row 5- Knit
Row 6- Knit
Row 7- *k1 p1* EOR
Row 8- *p1 k1* EOR
Row 9- *k1 p1* EOR
Row 10- Knit
Row 11- Knit
Row 12- Purl
Row 13- Knit
Row 14- Purl

Brim (option 2)-

Knit in garter stitch (knit one row, purl one row) for 14 rows.

Begin next section of hat-

*K3, p1* to EOR. Continue until hat measures 6 inches including the garter stitch section.

Begin decreases-

Row 1 *k3, p1, k2tog, k1, p1* to EOR
Row 2 *k3, p1, k2tog, p1* to EOR
Row 3 *k3, p1, k2tog* to EOR
Row 4 *k2tog, k1, p1, k1* to EOR
Row 5 *k1, k1, k2tog* to EOR
Row 6 *k1, k2tog* to EOR
Row 7 *k2tog* to EOR

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