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Ravi's Sun Hat
A Sun Hat by Kristi Pyatt
Needles & yarn
Lion Brand Cotton-Ease
0.68 skeins = 140.8 yards (128.7 meters), 68 grams

2nd attempt at a boy looking sun hat. The yarn is more denim colored than purple even though the colorway is called violet.
Turned out really cute. Way better for a boy.

  1. I changed Row 2 to a knit row instead of purl.
  2. I increased to 80 sts on the 1st rib row to account for the K2-P2 rib pattern.
  3. I Increased 4 sts on the purl row before the decreases to make it divisible by 7 instead of the last rib row. It wasn’t as noticeable. Starting with K12, K2tog for decrease row. I omitted the I cord drawstring,
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June 16 2013
June 26 2013
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About this yarn
by Lion Brand
50% Cotton, 50% Acrylic
207 yards / 100 grams
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  • Project created: June 16, 2013
  • Finished: June 24, 2013
  • Updated: January 28, 2014
  • Progress updates: 3 updates