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Tiffany by DROPS Design

Knitted DROPS hat with flower in ”Karisma”.

DROPS design: Pattern no U-632
Yarn group B
Size: S/M - L/XL
Head circumference: 56/58 - 58/60 cm / 22"/22 3/4" - 22 3/4"/23½"
Height: approx. 18-21 cm / 7"-8 1/4''
Circumference: approx. 52-54 cm / 20½"-21 1/4''

Materials: DROPS KARISMA from Garnstudio
Color no 21, medium gray: 100-150 g

DROPS STRAIGHT NEEDLES size 4 mm / US 6 - or size needed to get 21 sts x 28 rows in stockinette st with Karisma = 10 x 10 cm / 4'' x 4''.

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pattern type: hats, theme: floral,

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The hat is worked sideways from mid back. Cast on 50-58 sts (includes 1 edge st in each side) with Karisma on needle size 4 mm / US 6. On first row (= RS) work rib as follows: 1 edge st (worked in stockinette st until finished measurements), * K 2, P 2 *, repeat from *-*, finish with 1 edge st (worked in garter st until finished measurements). Insert a marker at the end of 1st row = top of hat - See A in fig. 1 (bottom edge of hat = C in fig. 1 = at beg of 1st row). Note: fig. 1 shows then hat when it's been folded.
Continue in rib with 1 edge st in each side like this until piece measures 26-27 cm / 10 1/4"-10 5/8". Now insert another marker at the end of row from RS (= mid front - See B in fig. 1). Continue until piece measures 52-54 cm / 20½"-21 1/4", end with 1 row from RS. On next row (= WS) loosely bind off all sts with K over K and P over P, cut the yarn and keep 50-60 cm / 20"-24'' for assembly.

Fold the piece double, sew tog edges from RS mid back and on top of hat with stitches as follows: Sew from C to A and continue to B (mid front). Turn the piece inside out and sew a seam across the tip mid back, approx. 4 cm / 1½'' from A - See fig. 2, fold the tip down towards C and sew it to the seam mid back. Tighten tog rib at top of hat mid front, and fold the other tip on mid front (on inside of hat) down towards D in fig 1, sew tip to inside of hat.

The flower is a spiral which is braided out of 3 strings. Knit 1 string as follows: Cast on 6 sts with Karisma on needle size 4 mm / US 6, work in stockinette st for approx. 30 cm / 11 3/4'', bind off. Knit another 2 strings the same way. Braid the strings tog and sew ends tog in each side. Twirl the braid into a spiral and sew it to the hat (or to a safety pin).


= sew across
= knitting direction

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