Yarn: Worsted Weight (I used Wool Ease)
Keyplate #3 on ISM or USM
Crochet Hook - Size J
Open cast on 76 stitches.
Knit 36 rows COR
Using your three pronged tool, cast your
first row on your needles. Work from left to right, using weights
to keep stitching from coming off the
Every needle should now have two loops on them.
Knit 42 rows.
To cast off, weave yarn through every loop so that the end may be gathered.
Gather top of hat and graft/sew sides together.
For loops at the top of the hat, using a "J" crochet hook, crochet one long chain 2 yards long.
Wrap around 7 inch piece of card board but make sure that the ends of the chain are in the MIDDLE of the board and not on the ends. Bring yarn needle through the middle of the loops so that the ends of each end of the chain are also on the needle. Secure loops to the top of the hat!