Worsted weight yarn: black and red
H crochet hook
Rw 1: With black, ch 10, sc in second ch from hook and in each ch across. (9)
Rws 2-51: Working in back loops only, ch 1, turn; sc in each sc across. (9)
Rw 52: Holding Row 51 and free loops of foundation ch and working through both thicknesses, ch 1, turn; sc in each sc across. (12)
Rd 1: Working in side of RIBBED CUFF, attach red, ch 2, dc in each row, join with slip st in first dc. (52)
Rds 2-10: Ch 2, dc in each dc around, join. (52)
Rd 11: Ch 2, (dc in next 2 dc, dc2tog) around, join. (39)
Rd 12: Ch 2, (dc in next dc, dc2tog) around, join. (26)
Rd 13: Ch 2, dc2tog around, join. (13)
Finish off leaving a long tail. Weave tail through sc of Rd 13, pull tightly and secure. Weave in ends.
I throw this option here because a pom-pom on top of the hat would conceal the closing of the hat. My co-worker did not want the pom-pom option on her hat. The size of the pom-pom is up to the person making the hat.
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