- 1 sk Caron Simply Soft in Dk Sage
- 2 size 8 circular knitting needles
- Cable needle
- Yarn sewing needle
CB4: sl 2 sts to cn and hold to back, k2, then k2 from cn.
CF4: sl 2 sts to cn and hold to front, k2, then k2 from cn.
Cast on 88 sts and divide evenly between needles. Join round.
Rounds 1-10: Work k1, p1 ribbing around.
Round 11: k around, increasing 26 sts evenly.
Round 12: *k12, (p1, k1) 3 times, p1; rep from * 6 times.
Round 13 (and all odd numbered rounds): rep Round 12.
Round 14: *CB4, k4, CF4, (p1, k1) 3 times, p1; rep from * 6 times.
Round 16: *k2, CB4, CF4, k2, (p1, k1) 3 times, p1; rep from * 6 times.
Repeat Rounds 13-16 9 times more.
Next 4 Rounds: k2tog around.
Leave a 12" tail, and weave through remaining sts. Pull tight to form crown of hat. Weave in all loose ends.