I saw this stitch pattern and loved it. The yarn self stripes into a Riot of colours, hence it's name and that's how I also named the hat! Just don't get into any fights while wearing it!
24sts / 26 rows = 4 inches
My nana taught me to knit when I was 6 yrs old. I have since picked up and put down the needles a lot. I think I now have a firm grasp of them permanently. Lets say I'm hooked.