41 peg, large gauge loom. Sample was knit using Yellow Knifty Knitter Loom
Super Bulky, 100% merino wool 90 yards per skein 150 grams per skein. Sample was knit using Malabrigo Rasta in Electrica, 1 skein.
Knitting tool, tapestry needle, removable stitch marker.
knit stitch, purl stitch, knitting a flat panel.
The item is worked flat for the brim and then it continues in the round for the body of the hat.
k: knit stitch (not e-wrap). Flat stitch may be used.
p: purl stitch
co: cast on
To cast on a stitch at the beginning of a row, such as CO1, simply take the yarn to the next empty peg and e-wrap the peg.
Note: Items inside brackets [ ] should be repeated the number of times indicated outside the brackets. Example [k2, p2] 4x means k2, p2, k2, p2, k2, p2, k2, p2.
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Work a flat panel as follows: cast on 12 stitches (from left to right).
Row 1: p
Row 2: k
Row 3: co1, p to the end
Row 4: co1, k to the end
Rep Rows 1-4: 1 more time (16 sts total on the loom).
At this point, continue knitting in the round as follows:
Next: [k2, p2] 4x. With e-wrap method, cast on all around the loom to begin working in the round. Place a removable stitch marker on any of the stitches on this round to mark the round.
Next round: [k2, p2] 7x. p1. [k2, p2] to the end of round (3x).
Next three rounds: rep last round.
Next round: knit to the end of round
Rep last round until item measures 6.5 inches from marker.
Bind off with gather removal method.