Thursday, 31 December 2009

Fair-Isle Hearts Innocent Smoothie Hat

The Big Knit

Fair-Isle Hearts Hat


Needles - 4mm
Yarn - DK
MC - A CC - B

Cast on 28 sts in A

Rows 1-3 - Knit 3 rows in A
Row 4 - Purl 1 row in A
Row 5 - Knit 1 row in B, stranding A across the back

Row 6 - P4 in B, * P1 in A, P5 in B * repeat to end
Row 7 - K4 in B, * K3 in A, K3 in B * repeat to end
Row 8 - P2 in B, * P5 in A, P1 in B * repeat to last 3 sts, P3 in B
Row 9 - K3 in B, * K2 in A, K1 in B * repeat to last 2 sts, K2 in B

Row 10 - Purl 1 row in B, stranding A across the back

Row 11 - Knit 1 row in A
Row 12 - Purl 1 row in A

K2TOG in A across 1 row (14 sts)
P2TOG in A across 1 row (7 sts)
K1, (K2TOG x 3) in A (4 sts)

I-Cord - Work 6 rows in I-Cord (transfer the stitches from the right to the left needle, pulling the yarn tight and knitting them again).

K2TOG x 2 (as in I-Cord) pass right stitch over left and pull the yarn through the last stitch, seam.