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Mr Forgetful ~ Designed by Jeanette Dawson

Main hat: Using 4mm needles, cast on 28 stitches in blue
Rows 1-2: Knit
Rows 3-18: Starting with a knit row stocking stitch 16 rows
Row 19: (K2tog)rpt to end (14 sts)
Row 20: (P2tog)rpt to end (7 sts)

Hands – make 2
Cast on 10 sts in blue leaving a long tail of wool
Row 1: Cast off 5 sts knit remaining sts (5sts)
Row 2: Purl to end of row. Cast on 5 sts (10sts)
Row 3: Cast off 5 sts and knit to end of row
Rows 4, 6, 8, 10, 12 and 14 same as row 2
Rows 5, 7, 9, 11, 13 same as row 3
Row 15 cast off all sts leave a long tail of wool

Hat – Cast on 10 stitches in red
Rows 1-4: Starting with a knit row stocking stitch 4 rows
Row 5: (K2tog)rpt to end (5 sts)

Making Up:
Body: Sew up row ends add 2 black circles of felt for eyes and a slightly smaller one for his mouth.
Hands: To make up you will have 8 fingers fold in half right side out, and put 2 fingers together all the way along you will now have 4 fingers doubled. Over sew all up side and round the fingers and down other side. Sew on the sides of main hat. Take a look at picture if you’re not sure.
Hat: Cut a strip of black felt for brim.  Sew row ends together stuff lightly and sew up bottom. Sew a couple of stitches through the black felt brim then sew to the hat as seen in picture.