Interweave SKU: EP5563
Begin at the pointy tip of this retro cap, letting the self-striping sock yarn work its magic as you gradually increase to end with the perfect size. Finish with knit or crochet ribbing. (Interweave)
Finished Size: 17 (19, 20, 22)” circumference at lower edge to fit toddler (child, small adult, large adult); finished length of 18 (22-1⁄2, 24, 26-1⁄2)”. Size shown is 19”.
Yarn: Patons Kroy Socks Jacquards (75% washable wool, 25% nylon; 166 yd [152 m]/1-3⁄4 oz [50 g]; ): #1101 summer moss jacquard, 2 (2, 3, 3) skeins.
Yarn Weight: #1 - Super Fine
Hook: Size H/8 (5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions: St marker (m); 16” size 3 (3 mm) circular knitting needle; yarn needle; sharp trimming scissors; cardboard for making pom-pom.
Gauge: 20 sts and 24 rnds = 4” in sc. Note: Work swatch in the rnd as gauge will vary from sc worked back and forth in rows.
Originally Published: Interweave Crochet, Accessories 2011