s2kp: Slip 2 sts TOGETHER knitwise, from the LH needle to the RH needle, k1, pass slipped sts over k1 (2 sts decreased).
19” circumference at brim, unstretched after blocking
Kumara by Classic Elite Yarns
(85% extrafine merino, 15% baby camel; 50 gram ball = approx 128 yards)
• 1 ball 5758 Mars Red
Circular knitting needle (16”) in sizes US 7 (4.5 mm) and 9 (5.5 mm) and a set of double pointed needles (dpns) in size US 9 (5.5 mm) or size to obtain gauge.
16 sts and 24 rows = 4” in Diamond Pattern with larger needle. Take time to save time, check your gauge.