With straight needles cast on 2 stitches
Row 1and odd rows: Knit
Row 2 and even rows: Increase one in first and last stitches in Knit
Continue until there are 10 stitches on the needles. Break off and slide stitches onto a spare needle. Make
8 of these petals.
Slide all 80 stitches onto the circular needle. Being careful not to twist , place a marker and knit around.
Purl one row, Knit one row , purl one row
Knit around until piece measures 6 " for a child or 7" for an adult sized hat
Attach green yarn.
Row 1: With yellow knit 6, with green knit 2 together around.
Row 2: Knit 6 yellow, K 1 green
Row 3 Knit 4 yellow, Knit 1 green , K 2 together with green , repeat
Row 4: Knit 4 yellow, K2 green
Row 5: K 2 yellow, K 1 green , K 2 tog green
Row 6: K 2 yellow, K 3 green around, fasten off yellow.
Row 7:with green, K 3, K 2 tog around
Row 8: Knit
Row 9: K 2, K 2 tog around
Row 10: Knit
Row 11: K 1 , K tog around
Row 12: Knit
Row 13: K 2 tog around until 4 stitches remain.
Knit 2 and 1/2 inches of I-cord
Decrease by knitting 2 tog until 1 stitch remains, fasten off and fasten to top of hat. Fasten in all ends
Cast on 2
Row 1: Increase in first stitch , knit to end
Row 2: knit
Row 3: Increase in first stitch , K to end
Row 4-12: Knit
Row 13: K 2 tog, Knit to end
Row 14: knit
Row 15: K 2 tog, Knit
Row 16: knit
Row 17-28 make I-cord
Repeat rows 1 through 15
Decrease by K tog, K1
Next row K2 tog , Fasten off. Tuck in all ends and fasten to top of hat.