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Mossing around by DROPS Design

Knitted DROPS hat with moss st in ”Nepal”.

Tags: beanie, hats, moss st,

DROPS design: Pattern no ne-128
Yarn group C
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HAT:
Size: S/M - L/XL
Head circumference: approx. 53/55 - 56/58 cm
Materials:
DROPS NEPAL from Garnstudio
100-100 g colour no 0501, grey

DROPS STRAIGHT NEEDLES SIZE 4.5 mm - or size needed to get 17 sts x 30 rows moss st = 10 x 10 cm.

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Not sure which size you should choose? Then it might help you to know that the model in the picture is approx. 170 cm and uses size S or M. If you are making a jumper, cardigan, dress or similar garment, you will find a graphic with the measurements of the finished garment (in cm) at the bottom of the pattern.
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Pattern instructions

NOTE: This pattern is written in British English. All measurements in charts are in cm. For conversion from cm to inches - click here. There are different terms for crocheting in British and American English. If this pattern includes crochet, click for "crochet terms" here. For this pattern in American English, please click here.
DOUBLE MOSS ST (in hight):
Row 1 (RS): * K 1, P 1 *, repeat from *-*.
Row 2 (WS): K over K and P over P.
Row 3: P over K and K over P.
Row 4: As 2nd row.
Repeat row 1 to 4.

GARTER ST (back and forth on needle):
K all rows. 1 ridge = 2 rows K.
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HAT:
Worked back and forth on needle. Cast on 80-88 sts with Nepal on needle size 4.5 mm. K 1 row, then work DOUBLE MOSS ST - see explanation above - over all sts.
When piece measures 20-21 cm (adjust so that last row is from RS), work in GARTER ST - see explanation above - until finished measurements AT THE SAME TIME dec every 4th row as follows:
Row 4: Dec 16-18 sts evenly (= approx. every 5th st) = 64-70 sts on needle.
Row 8: Dec 13-14 sts (= approx. 5th st) = 51-56 sts.
Row 12: Dec 10-11 sts (= approx. 5th st) = 41-45 sts.
Row 16: Dec 9-9 sts (= approx. 5th st) = 32-36 sts.
Row 20: K all sts tog 2 by 2 = 16-18 sts.
Row 24: K all sts tog 2 by 2 = 8-9 sts.
Cut the yarn and pull it through the remaining sts. Sew hat tog mid back, edge to edge to avoid a chunky seam. Hat measures approx. 26-27 cm. Fasten yarn tightly.