|Cast on 72 stitches on smaller needle, place marker, connect in the round and work k2, p2 rib for 3 inches
Round1- *k2, p2 CB2 back,p2,k2 (p1,k1) 6times, repeat from * 2 more times
Decreasing- k2tog in the middle of the cable section and k2tog in the middle of the seed stitch section for 5 rounds while continuing in pattern in other stitches, 42 stitches. Next round k2, k2tog around ending with k2, 32 stitches. Last round k2tog around, 16 stitches, and leaving a 10” tail cut yarn and thread through tapestry needle, draw through remaining stitches and weave in ends.
|Round 2- *k2, p2, k4, p2, k2 (k1, p1) 6 times, repeat from * 2 more times
Round 3- *k2, p2, k4, p2, k2 (p1, k1) 6 times, repeat from * 2 more times
Round 4- repeat round 2. Work rows 1 – 4, 3 more times, 4 more times for
small version .
|CB2 back-slip 2 sts onto cable needle, hold to back, knit next 2 sts, knit 2 sts on cable needle.
If you use Transitions you should find the Angora section of the hank to start the hat to have a fuzzy band.