|Knitted Scarf and Hat with Pom Poms|
A total of 9 ounces of yarn is needed for all 3 pieces (mittens, scarf & hat)
Sizes 4, 5, and 6
Needles: Size 8
Cast on 30 stitches. Knit 5, purl 5 for 5 rows.
FRINGE: Cut yarn into 5 inch lengths. Using 2 strands, knot fringe through every
HAT WITH POM POM
Pattern: All rows * K 3, P 1, repeat from * across, ending with K 1.
CAST on: 77 stitches and work in pattern until piece measures about 5
Use contrasting color(s): knit for 1 1/2 inches (optional). Continue in pattern
ROW 1 (right side) K 2 together across, ending K 1.
ROWS 2 and 4, P each stitch.
ROW 3 same as Row 1.
ROW 5 K 2 together across.
To Fasten Off:
CUT yarn leaving a length of 30 or more inches to sew back seam.
CUT 2 cardboard circles each 2 inches in diameter. Cut out a circle 3/4 inch in diameter in center of each cardboard circle. Cut 3 lengths of yarn (preferably white) each 4 yards long. Hold the 2 cardboard pieces together, wind the 3 lengths of yarn around the cardboard pieces through center until center is filled.
Cut yarn between the 2 cardboard pieces at outer edge and tie strands securely between the 2 cardboard circles. Remove cardboard. Trim ends evenly. Sew to center of crown.
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