Size: Child/ Adult Small
Materials: Malabrigo Yarn Merino Worsted (Shocking Pink) 1 skein
1 set US #8 dpns or 16" US #8 circular needle.
6 stitch markers
Gauge: 20 stitches over 4"/10cm
Cast on 84 stitches with a stretchy cast-on.
Join, place marker, and work 4 rounds in stockinette stitch.
Work 10 rounds (or 1.5") in 2x2 ribbing.
Increase round: *K2, M1* Repeat to end of round. (126 stitches)
Work 2" to 3.5" even in stockinette stitch, depending on desired depth of brim.
*K17, K2tog, YO, K2tog, place marker* Repeat 5 more times (to end of round).
Continue in pattern as follows, until 4 stitches remain between each marker:
*K to 4 stitches before marker, K2tog, YO, K2tog, slip marker* Repeat to end of round.
When only 4 stitches remain between each marker, *K2, K2tog* 6 times.
Next round: *K1, K2tog* 6 times.
Final round: K2tog 6 times.
Run yarn through 6 loops, pull tight, and weave ends on inside of tam.