Work sock hat
see also Family knit work socks
|K = Knit||K2tog = Knit next 2 stitches together||P = Purl||Rem = Remain(ing)|
|Rep = Repeat||Rnd(s) = Round(s)||St(s) = Stitch(es)|
|Ssk = Slip next 2 stitches knitwise one at a time. Pass them back onto left-hand needle, then knit through back loops together.|
SIZES To fit average Womanís (Manís) head.
Patons North America
Classic Wool Worsted
Main Color (MC) Dark Grey Marl (77252) 1 ball
Contrast A Aran (00202) 1 ball
Contrast B Bright Red (00230) 1 ball
Set of four size 4.5 mm (U.S. 7) double-pointed knitting needles or size needed to obtain tension.
20 sts and 26 rows = 4" [10 cm] in stocking st.
The instructions are written for smaller size. If changes are necessary for larger size the instructions will be written thus ( ).
When only one number is given in black, it applies to both sizes.
With A, cast on 96 (100) sts.
Divide sts on 3 needles: (32, 32, 32) (32, 32, 36).
Join in rnd, placing marker on rst st.
1st rnd: *K2. P2. Rep from * around.
Rep last rnd of (K2. P2) ribbing 4 times more.
With B, rep last rnd of (K2. P2) ribbing 6 times.
With A, rep last rnd of (K2. P2) ribbing 6 times.
Place marker at end of last rnd.
With MC, knit in rnds until work from marker measures 6 (6Ĺ)" [15 (16.5) cm].
Man size only:
Next rnd: *K23. K2tog. Rep from * around. 96 sts.
1st rnd: *K10. ssk. K2tog. K10. Rep from * 3 times more. 88 sts.
2nd, 4th, 6th and 8th rnds: Knit.
3rd rnd: *K9. ssk. K2tog. K9. Rep from * 3 times more. 80 sts.
5th rnd: *K8. ssk. K2tog. K8. Rep from * 3 times more. 72 sts.
7th rnd: *K7. ssk. K2tog. K7. Rep from * 3 times more. 64 sts.
9th rnd: *K6. ssk. K2tog. K6. Rep from * 3 times more. 56 sts.
10th rnd: *K5. ssk. K2tog. K5. Rep from * 3 times more. 48 sts.
11th rnd: *K4. ssk. K2tog. K4. Rep from * 3 times more. 40 sts.
12th rnd: *K3. ssk. K2tog. K3. Rep from * 3 times more. 32 sts.
13th rnd: *K2. ssk. K2tog. K2. Rep from * 3 times more. 24 sts.
Break yarn leaving a long end.
Draw end tightly through rem sts.