Colorwork Evergreen Hat Knitting Pattern- classic kid’s beanie featuring a round of festive, snow-covered trees.
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Colorwork Evergreen Hat Knitting Pattern
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Yarn: Lion Brand Heartland in Olympic, Dry Tortugas, Kings Canyon
Gauge: 2 inches= 8 sts.
Size: kids 7-10 years old
With the smaller circular needles and the red yarn, cast on 78 sts. Place a marker at the beginning of the round. Work in K1, P1 ribbing for one inch. Switch to the larger needles and increase 3 stitches evenly across the round.
Beginning in the lower right corner of the Chart, knit every round and change yarn color following Chart until 28 rounds of the chart have been completed. nit 1 round decreasing 4 stitches evenly (77 sts)
Shape the crown:
Switch to dpn needles when needed.
Round 1: K3, *k2tog, k5; rep from * to last 4 sts, k2tog, k2 (66 sts)
Round 2: K2, *k2tog, k4; rep from * to last 4 sts, k2tog, k2 (55 sts)
Round 3: K2, *k2tog, k3; rep from * to last 3 sts, k2tog, k1 (44 sts)
Round 4: K1, *k2tog, k2; rep from * to last 3 sts, k2tog, k1 (33 sts)
Round 5: K1, *k2tog, k1; rep from * to last 2 sts, k2tog (22 sts)
Round 6: Knit 2 together to the end of the round.
Cut yarn, leaving a long yarn tail. Thread tail through remaining stitches and pull to tighten. Secure and weave in the ends. Make and attach pom pom.
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