This hat is knit in the round from the bottom up using circular needles & switcing to dpn(tm)s when needed during decreasing.
Knitter will need to know how to knit an i-cord.
1 hank each of the following colors will be enough to knit several hats depending on the size(s) chosen (with some to spare!)
Colors of Spud & Chloe used:
orange- Cider #7515
green- Grass #7502
4 stitches = 1 inch in stockinette stitch