Marie-M - Rain Set
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Use DK wool and 4mm needles throughout
The RAIN HAT is knitted in one piece starting with:
Cast on 48sts
Rows 1-3: Knit
Row 4: (K1, K2tog) rpt across row (32sts)
Row 5: (K6, K2tog) rpt across row (28sts)
Starting with a purl row, knit 8 rows stocking stitch
Knit one row
(K2tog) rpt across row (14sts)
(K2tog) rpt across row (7sts)
(K2tog) rpt across row (4sts)
Thread through sts and pull up tightly
MAKING UP - Sew up back seam
RUBBER BOOTS (Make 2) BEFORE casting on, wind off approx. 10 feet of wool for each boot, they are knitted with double wool throughout.
Cast on 7 sts
Row 1: Knit
Row 2: Inc, knit to end (8sts)
Rows 3 - 5: Knit
Row 6: Cast off 4sts, knit to end (4sts)
Knit 12 rows in garter st for the leg
Cast off leaving a tail of 6-8" for sewing up.
MAKING UP - Arrange the boots as you fancy then stitch their tops to the inside of the brim