How to Knit a Slouchy Toque with Puff Rib Stitch?
- Head circumference 22″/56 cm
- Used 2.5 oz/70 g of 1 ball (120 g 100% Acrylic) Bébé Luv Baby Fashion Georga, Colour # Grey
- Circular Needle: size 7 (4.5 mm) length 16″/40 cm
- Measuring tape
- Pair of scissors
- Eye blunt needle
108 sts and 6 rows to 1″/2.5cm over Rib Stitch.
One set up row for Puff Rib Stitch and increasing 2 stitches
80 rows/8.5″/22 cm on Puff Rib Stitch pat.
Last two rows with K2tog (end up with 28 sts)
With 2 needles, CO 108 sts.
Join the circular.
Row 1 to Row 6: REP (K2, P2)
Row 7: REP *(YO, K2, P2, REP (K3, P2) for 54 sts)*
Puff Rib Stitch Pat
Row 8: REP (K3, P2)
Row 9: REP (MLL, K3, MLL, P2) *see the blow for abbreviation
Row 10: REP ( SL1, K3, SL1, P2) *see the blow for abbreviation
Row 11: REP (K2togFR, K1, K2togFL, P2)
Row 12 to 88: Repeat row 8 to row 11
Row 89 & 90: K2TOG
*MLL: Make a long loop by inserting right needle tip into the third loop down to the middle knit stitch, grab the yarn from back and pull it out and leave it in right needle. ( See the tutorial video here)
*SL: Slip the stitch from left needle to the right needle.
By using a needle stitch the gap in straight line to block the end.
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