When we had the Winter Olympics here in 2010 I was inspired to create a simple maple leaf motif. Here it is in this Beanie. I feel this little hat should be knit in worsted weight wool such as Cascade 220, or Paton's Classic to look it's best.
24 sts = 4 inches
Sizing / Finished Measurements:
20 inch head circumference
Cascade 220 worsted, in three colors
Set of four double pointed needles, size 4-4.5 mm
You Will Also Need:
Tapestry needle to embroider on the leaf stems in duplicate stitch