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Oct 22, 2011

Punkin Hat

This was made from some leftover yarn I had.
-4.5 mm circular needles or dpns
-US size 8 (5 mm) straight needles
-Red Heart Super Saver yarn in Carrot (A) and Lime (B)
-Tapestry needle
-A small amount of stuffing (fabric stuffing, not turkey stuffing)

sts- stitches
k- knit
p- purl
CO- cast on
BO- bind off
dec- decrease
k2tog- knit 2 together
stockinette st- k1 row, p1 row
CO 61 sts in A.
Join in the round.
Row 1:  * k3, p1 * to last st, k1
Row 2:  p1, * k1, p3 * to end
Work these 2 rows until work measures 7.5 inches.
Dec (k2tog) all sts until there are only 15 sts left.
BO all sts.

CO 10 sts in B.
Work in stockinette st until work measures 3 in.
BO all sts.

Sew up the top of the hat.
Stuff and sew the stem onto the hat.

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