GIVEAWAY & How to make this ORANGE HAT

Hopefully the winner will be announced on the 1st of July in the BROWN HAT - JULY GIVEAWAY 2015 !!!

GIVEAWAY RULES

  1. Subscribe to my YouTube channel (knittingiLove)
  2. Leave the comment under this video on the channel (say where would you take this hat)
  3. Like this video on the YouTube

I have already made a hat for July and I have called it BROWN HAT, one hat every month :) !!!!


HOW TO MAKE AN ORANGE HAT

Of course you can make this hat yourself if you know basic knitting techniques and watch video as it may help you out

USED MATERIALS

  • 6,5mm 40cm circular needles - KnitPro
  • 9mm 40cm circular needles - Drops
  • hook
  • tapestry needle
  • markers - I use some yarn leftovers
  • yarn - dark grey - Hayfield - Bonus DK Extra Value - 100% acrylic
  • yarn - dark grey 2 (pompon) - Crelando - "Paula" Fleece Knitting Yarn - machine washable at 30C - 60% polyacrylic, 20% new wool, 20% alpaca wool
  • yarn - orange - Schachenmayr - SMC - Boston 00122 - watch below video to see where I bought it

INSTRUCTION

  1. GAUGE: 12st & 16rows in 4inch=10cm (BOSTON) - very stretchy yarn so I would do less next time
  2. cast on 64st (color Bonus DK) on circular needles
  3. 14rows of seed stitch (color Bonus DK)
  4. (color Boston) 13 rows stockinette stitch
  5. in 14th row place marks every 8/16/16/8
  6. decrease k2tog before each marker
  7. 3 rows st st
  8. decrease every row now
  9. BO when you will have 6-7st
  10. make a pompon with (Crelando yarn)
  11. sew it
  12. take a photo and #knittingilove - I will be more than happy to see your creations