MARVEL 12PLY PIXIE HAT
WHAT YOU'LL NEED
- '4 Seasons' Marvel Denim Effects 12ply: 1 (1-2-2) 100g ball/s.
- 1 pair each 4.50mm and 5.50mm knitting needles or sizes required to give correct tension.
- Scissors, yarn needle, tape measure.
To Fit Head
16.5 sts x 23 rows to 10cm over stocking st, using 5.50mm needles.
BEG MAIN PIECE
Using 4.50mm needles, cast on 79 (83-85-87-89) sts.
1st row (RS) - K1, P1, K1, rep from to end.
Last row forms moss st when repeated.
Rep 1st row until brim measures 3cm from beg, working last row on WS.
Work in stocking st for rem, until work measures 16 (17-18-18-19) cm from beg, ending with a purl row.
Cast off 9 (9-9-10-10) sts at beg of next 8 rows.
Cast off rem 7 (11-13-7-9) sts.
Using 5.50mm needles, cast on 11 (13-13-15-17) sts. Work in moss st as for brim of Main Piece, until work measures 80cm from beg, working last row on WS.
Cast off loosely in moss st.
DO NOT PRESS. Fold main piece in half so shaped cast off edges meet and using mattress st, join to form centre back seam (side edges of main piece form lower edge of Hat. Fold tie in half and mark halfway point with a coloured thread. Placing coloured thread to centre back seam, sew side edge of tie to lower edge of Hat as pictured.