Top-down split-stitch hat knit in the round. Designed as a chemo cap for the Pretty in Pink contest/collection drive to benefit cancer charities.
Skill level: Intermediate (knitting in the round, knitting with double-pointed needles, increasing in a slightly tricky stitch pattern)
Yarn: Lion Brand “Micro Spun,” 1 skein
Needles: US#10.5 (6.5mm) dpns, 16″ US#10.5 circular (optional), US#3 (3.25 mm)
US 10½ / 6.5 mm)dpns or 16″ circular (Note: The metric needle sizes in the PDF aren’t correct, and I can’t get to the files right away to change them! Use the sizes given here if you’re going metric.)
Ravelry page: ravelry:montague
This is my first pattern, so if you spot any errors or if the pattern just plain doesn’t make sense, drop me a line at arletterocks (at) gmail (dot) com.
license:cc:free Pattern © 2006 Arlette Thibodeau.