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Head Huggers: Knit Pattern: 20

The Inside Out Knit Chemo Cap

Knit Head Hugger
Designed by: Joyce Forker
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Sample caps made
by Joyce Forker

Use knitting needles size 8 and 10 (2 each)

Directions:

Cast on 80 stitches on size #8 needles

K1, P1 for 1 3/4 inches.
Change to size #10 knitting needles.
ROW 1: Purl.
ROW 2: Knit 1, Purl 1 across.
Repeat rows 1 and 2 until cap measures 6 inches from beginning.

TOP SHAPING:
1st row: *p2, p2tog* across.
2nd and all even numbered rows: *k1, p1* across.
3rd row: *p1, p2tog* across.
5th row: repeat 1st row.
7th row: repeat 3rd row.
9th row: *p2tog* across.
Break off yarn leaving 18 inch tail. Draw yarn through remaining sts. Remove needle and pull tight. Fasten off on wrong side of cap. Sew seam.


(Note: Top shaping instructions were updated 5/31/2010)