Gotcha Covered #1 Knitted Hats LW1268

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Skill level: Beginner

YARN QUALITY*

KNITTING NEEDLES

GAUGE in St st ON LARGER NEEDLES

A

Fingering Weight

2.75mm [US 2] & 3.5mm [US 4]

26 sts = 4"; 35 rows = 4"

B

Light Sport Weight

3.5mm [US 4] & 4mm [US 6]

22 sts = 4"; 30 rows = 4"

C

Sport Weight

3.5mm [US 4] & 4mm [US 6]

20 sts = 4"; 27 rows = 4"

D

Light Worsted Weight

4mm [US 6] & 5mm [US 8]

18 sts = 4"; 24 rows = 4"

E

Worsted Weight

4mm [US 6] & 5mm [US 8]

17 sts = 4"; 23 rows = 4"

F

Chunky Weight

5mm [US 8] & 6mm [US 10]

15 sts = 4"; 20 rows = 4"

G

Bulky Weight

6.5mm [US 10.5] & 9mm [US 13]

9 sts = 4"; 13 rows = 4"

Amount: One skein each of 2 colors of any yarn quality will make one or more hats.

SIZE

1

2

3

4

5

6

TO FIT

Preemie

Baby

Toddler

Child

Women

Men

CIRCUMFERENCE

12"

14"

16"

18"

20"

22"

NOTE: Circle the numbers appropriate to the hat size and yarn quality you are making to help keep track of the pattern.

HAT-Cuff: With smaller needles and first color, cast on

A

77

93

105

-

-

-

B

65

77

89

97

109

121

C

61

69

81

89

101

109

D

53

61

73

81

89

97

E

49

57

69

77

85

93

F

-

53

61

69

77

81

G

-

33

37

41

45

49

sts. Work in ribbing as follows: Row 1 (Right Side): * K2, P2; rep from * to last st; K1. Row 2: P1, * K2, P2; rep from * across. Rep Rows 1 and 2 for

A-G

2 1/2

3

4

5

6

6

inches, end Row 1. Crown: Change to larger needles and second color and work in plain St st or stripes, beg K row, until

A-G

5

6

7

9

10

10

inches from beg, end P row. Shape Top: [K2tog, K

A

15

19

22

-

-

-

B

12

15

18

20

23

26

C

11

13

16

18

21

23

D

9

11

14

16

18

20

E

8

10

13

15

17

19

F

-

9

11

13

15

16

G

-

4

5

6

7

8

sts, sl 1, K1, psso, place marker on needle] 4 times, K1. Next Row: P. Next Row: [K2tog, K to 2 sts before marker, sl 1, K1, psso] 4 times, K1. Rep the last 2 rows until the row “[K2tog, K1 OR K2, sl 1, K1, psso] 4 times, K1” has been worked and 13 OR 17 sts rem. Cut yarn, leaving a long end; weave through rem sts, draw up tightly and fasten securely. Sew seam, reversing for cuff turnback. Fold cuff in half to the right side. Optional: Make a pom pom and fasten to top of hat.

*Yarn Quality: A = RED HEART® Baby Fingering Traditional and Pompadour. B = RED HEART® Soft Baby; TLC® Baby. C = RED HEART® Sport; Baby Sport Econo. D = RED HEART® Soft; Kids; Baby Teri; Tweed; TLC® Lustre; Heathers. E = RED HEART® Super Saver; Classic; Fiesta; Pounder; Classic Plus; TLC® Essentials. F = RED HEART® Misty. G = RED HEART® Light & Lofty; Baby Clouds.

ABBREVIATIONS: beg = beginning; K = knit; P = purl; psso = pass the slipped stitch over; rem = remain(ing); rep = repeat; sl = slip; st = stitch; St st = Stockinette stitch (K1 row; P1 row); tog = together; * = repeat whatever follows the * as indicated; [ ] = work directions given in brackets the number of times specified.

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