Size 6 16″ circular needles
Size 6 DPN set or 4 or 5
2 skeins of chunky yarn, contrasting colors
I used LBY Babys first Bulky weight 3.5 oz, 120 yds
Mc Sea Sprite
CC Splish Splash
Gauge: 4 sts x 5 rows=1 inch in St st.
With circular needles
With MC CO 64
Join round and knit 5 rows
Change to CC and knit 5 rows
Repeat these 10 rows once more
Knit 5 rows with MC
Decrease: Switch to DPN when it starts to get difficult to knit on the circulars.
Row 1: Knit 6, k2tog Repeat for round
Row2: Knit 5, K2tog, Repeat for round
Row3: Knit 4, K2tog Repeat for round
Row4: Knit 3, K2tog repeat for round
Row5: Knit 2, K2tog, repeat for round
Change to MC
Row6: Knit 1, K2tog epeat for round
Row7: K2tog, repeat for round
Row8:K2tog, repeat for round(4 sts)
With remaining 4 sts knit I-cord for 8 inches.
Break yarn and with a tapestry needle thread yarn through the 4 live stitches and cinch tight. Thread yarn through I-cord into center of hat. Tie Knot close to the bottom of the I-Cord
Weave in ends.