Head circumference: 52-56 cm;
You will need:
2 yarn threads ВВВ FULL (100% extra fine merino wool, 90m/50g);
Circular knitting needles no.4 or 5.
Is cast on needle 96 stitches. Sew the stitches in a circle and knit 4 rows as follows:* 1 purl stitch, 2 stitches, 1 purl stitch, 20 front stitches *, it's repeating *-* until end of row. The stitches will be divided into 4 sectors.
Then knit according to the scheme as follows:
Row 1: 1 purl stitch, yarn over, 2 stitches together front to left, 1 purl stitch, 20 front stitches;
Row 2 and all odd rows: 1 purl stitch, 2 knit stitches, 1 purl stitch, 20 front stitches;
Row 3: 1 purl stitch, 2 stitches together front to right, yarn over,1 purl stitch, 20 front stitches;
It's repeating rows 1-4.
After 19-20 cm knitted will be made the tip of the hat:
The stitches decreases will be made over 1 row in the following way:
Before the hemstitch band, knit 2 stitches together front to the left, after the hemstitch band – 2 stitches together front to right.
The hemstitch strips will be knitted according to the scheme.
When in each sector will remain the hemstitch band and 2 front stitches, the two front stitches will knit together front = 20 stitches.
Working yarn is cut, leaving the end longer. The end of the wire is passed through the remaining stitches and tightened. It is fixed on the back of the work.