11 January, 19:48

FELICITY

Stuff you need:
1 skein of Caron Simply Soft (or any other worsted weight yarn)
16 inch size 5 circular needles
16 inch size 7 circular needles
set of size 7 double pointed needles
Gauge: 5 sts & 6 rows per inch, in stockinette stitch in the round, on size 5’s
Size: Finished hat measures 16 inch, fits my size 22 dome just fine
Stuff to know: M1 increase and K2tog
Pattern:
Using the long tail cast on, cast on 70 stitches with size 5 needles
Join for knitting in the round, purl one row.
Switch to Stockinette stitch and knit until work measures 3 ½ inches from the cast on edge.
Switch to size 7 needles and knit until work measures 5 ½ inches from the cast on edge.
Increase rounds:
Knit 7, M1 until the end of the round (80)
Knit 2 rows even.
Knit 8, M1 until the end of the round (90)
Knit 2 rows even.
Knit 9, M1
Knit two rows even.
Knit 10, M1 until the end of the round(110)
Knit 2 rows even.
Knit 11, M1 until the end of the round (120)
Knit 2 rows even.
Knit 12, M1 until the end of the round(130)
Felicity
Decrease rounds:
Knit 11, K2tog until the end of the round.
Knit 1 round even.
Knit 10, k2tog until the end of the round.
Knit 1 round even.
Knit 9, k2tog until the end of the round.
Knit 1 round even.
K1, K2tog until the last stitch, K1.
Knit 1 round even.
K2tog until the last stitch, K1.
Knit 1 round even.
K2tog until the last stitch K1.
Knit 1 round even.
Break yarn, weave through remaining stitches and draw closed.
Weave in ends.