Saturday, February 26, 2011

pitch-black

yarn. jawoll magic by LANG YARNS
used doubled 
needles. 4 mm for garter band, 5 mm for stst part



here's what i did.

co 90 sts on 4 mm circulars and join to knit in rounds
knit in garter st until piece is 15 cm long
[you can wear the hat with a folded brim if you like]
change to larger needle and stst
inc 10 sts evenly spaced in first stst round = 100 sts
work in plain stst until hat is 25 cm long
beg decreasing.
dec rnd. dec 10 sts evenly spaced = 90 sts
work 3 rnds stst
work next dec rnd = 80 sts
work 3 rnds stst
work next dec rnd = 70 sts
work 3 rnds stst
work next dec rnd = 60 sts
change to dpns when necessary
now dec rnd is worked every other rnd until you have 10 sts
on your needles, cut yarn and pull through rem sts



have fun

isa k.

1 comment:

  1. You are making me mad with envy over all of your beautiful cowls!! lol. I just started one using Yuzen (to be different) and it's way too stiff to enjoy :( I think it's time I splurged on some soft, wonderful yarn.

    ReplyDelete