Bizet Purls Cap
Materials: One skein Laines du Nord Bizet yarn, or any yarn that knits to the same gauge.
Needles: Size 11 16” circular needles & one set double pointed needles; Yarn needle.
Size: 20 inches
Gauge: 3.5 stitches per inch
Using circular needle, cast on 48 stitches. Join into a ring, being careful not to twist stitches. Knit 4 rows. Purl one row. Continue knitting in stockinette stitch, changing to 3-4 purl stitches when the yarn changes to a bulkier colorful section. Knit until the hat measures 6 inches from cast on edge.
Knit 4; knit 2 together (K2T). Repeat around (40 stitches). Knit one round plain.
Knit 3; K2T. Repeat around (32 stitches). Knit one round plain.
Continue to knit these 2 rows, decreasing 8 stitches every other row, until 8 stitches remain, changing to double pointed needles when necessary.
Cut yarn, leaving a 6” tail. Thread yarn through stitches and weave in the tail as well as the cast on end.
Enjoy your knitting!