Material: a remnant of unknown amount, maybe the size of a tennis bal
l. It was Jiffy and weighed 37 grams, which would be about 58 yards.
Needles: 5.5 mm
double pointed, set of five.
Tension: 7 stitches to the 5 cm.
Cast on 64 stitches (16 per needle)
Work a row in stoc
Work 2 rows in 1/1 ribbing
Work about 11 rows in stocking stitch
Work 1 row in purl
Work 1 row in knit
Begin the mitered decrease:
round 1: on each needle - ssk, knit to the last 2, k2tog
round 2: knit
Repeat these two rounds until there are 4 stitches on each needle.
work round 1
Break off the yarn to about a 12 inch length of yarn and thread through the remaining 8 stitches.
Make a tassel that's about 2 1/2 inches long.
I simply used up the remaining yarn.
Using the length of yarn on the hat, attach the tassle