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Easy Baby Roll Brim Loop Top Beanie

Materials:
Size 5 double pointed needles

Worsted, sport or baby weight yarn, about 80 yds

Darning needle.

Directions:
On size 5 dpns cast on 70 stitches (dividing up as follows 24/24/25 sts/needle).  Work in St st for approximately 4 inches. 

Begin decreasing for the crown as follows:

*K10, K2tog, repeat from * for entire round.

*K 9, K2tog, repeat from * for entire round.

*K8, K2tog, repeat from * for entire round.

*K 7, k 2 tog, repeat from * for entire round.
*K 6, k 2 tog,     "      "                       "      "
*K 5, k 2 tog,     "      "                       "      "
*K 4, k 2 tog,     "      "                       "      "
*K 3, k 2 tog,     "      "                       "      "
*K 2, k 2 tog,     "      "                       "       "
*K 1, k 2 tog,     "      "                       "      "

Knit every 2 sts tog until 5 sts rem.   Transfer all stitches to one needle and work I-cord for approx 5 inches.  

Break yarn, leaving a 10" tail and use a darning needle to thread yarn through remaining stitches in the direction you were knitting.  

Lifting sts off needles as you go, pull tight like a drawstring.

Use the mattress stitch to attach the top end of the I-cord to the center top of the hat making a loop.

Sew in ends.

Stick on baby's head.   CUTE!

 

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