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Garter Stitch Cap knitting pattern by Holli Yeoh | Knit Simple Magazine Fall 2015

Garter Stitch Cap

For this simple yet striking cap, four blue hues are knit in the round from the border to the crown decreases. A jaunty pompom that combines all four colors tops things off.

Published in Knit Simple Magazine Fall 2015.

Yarn

DK / 8 ply (11 wpi)
Koigu Kersti Merino Crepe

Needles

4 & 4.5 mm / US 6 & US 7

Gauge

20 sts x 44 rows = 4" / 10 cm in garter stitch using 4.5 mm / US 7 needles.

Size/Finished Measurements

brim circumference: 21" / 53.5 cm

Techniques

garter stitch, knitting in the round, decreases, pompom making