Quick and Easy Knit Picks Beanie Pattern
Alright, for those of you that need a super fast, economical knit, here it is!
1 16" US size 8 circular needle
1 set US size 8 double pointed needle
1 tapestry needle
MC-1 skein Knit Picks Wool of the Andes Coal
CC-1 skein Knit Picks Wool of the Andes Tulip
CO 84 sts with MC
Join without twisting, and pm to mark beginning of round
Work 2x2 rib for 12 rows
With CC, work 4 rows in 2x2 rib
With MC, work 2x2 rib for 5"
Next row, k2, p2tog around (switch to dpn's when necessary)
Next row, k2tog, p1 around
next row, k2tog, p2tog. repeat until 8 sts remain
Cut yarn, leaving a 12" tail
With tapestry needle, thread through remaining sts and pull closed. Weave in all ends.
There you go! For about $5 you have a quick, stylish knit for the holiday gift giving!!!
Here are pics of the hat, and a showcase of the trials of taking a picture of yourself while holding a Chihuahua.
Sassy pushes the camera away at the last second
Sassy attacks again!
And that is why you should never try to take a picture of yourself while holding a Chihuahua.