Super Quick and East Thick Hat
Copyright, Ann McManus Dec. 2004 for the Native American Online Support group at Yahoo groups.
Pattern for hat:
Two strands WW
Size 10.5 circs
Cast on 56 sts (adult) less for kids (50) place marker
And join carefully without twisting.
work 3 inches garter (Knit 1 row, Purl one row)
work 6 (4.5 for child) inches stockinet (Knit every row)
decrease at 8 points (or equal points) every round, by working as follows for an adult:
Row 1: K 6, K2 tog, repeat around
Row 2: K5, K2 tog, repeat around
Row 3: K4, K2 tog ,
Row 4: K3, K2 tog
Row 5: K2, K2 tog around
Row 6: K1, K2 tog around
Row 7: K2 tog around until 6 sts remain, break of yarn leaving a 12” tail.
For a Child finish decreases as follows:
Row 1: K 8, K2 tog,
Row 2: K7, K 2 tog
Row 3: K 6, K 2 tog
Row 4: K5, K 2 tog
Row 5: K4, K 2 tog
Row 6: K3, K 2 tog
Row 7: K2, K 2 tog
Row 8: K 1, K2 tog
Row 9: K2, tog around until 6 sts remain, break of yarn leaving a 12” tail.