242. Rainbow Beanie

Knitting, project 242. Completed 5/11/2010

PATTERN
by CD Cooper, CDC Designs

MADE FOR
A friend

SIZE
Fits teens to adults.
Fits Adult L, 22-inch head. 8″ long.  (Also fits 19-inch head).

MATERIALS
Yarn: Allow 110 yds of yarn for project.
Used 1.25 oz / 107 yds DK weight yarn: 1 skein Malabrigo Silky Merino (51% Silk, 49% Merino Wool), 50g / 1.75 oz, 150 yds. Color 476: Bahia (Rainbow)

Knitting Needles: US G-6 (4 mm) 16-inch circular and double-point needles

GAUGE
5 sts and garter ridges per inch

NOTES
Hat is knitted with wide ribbing and Garter stitch in the round. You can use two circulars or double-pointed needles to shape the top of the hat, whichever you prefer. Maintain Garter stitch in the round while decreasing.

ADDITIONAL CREDITS
Adapted from instructions for the Knitted Basic Hat Formula.

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