Lion Brand Nature’s Choice Organic Cotton Yarn; Berry Jam (2 balls) One pair straight knitting needles, US Size 9 (5.5mm) Tapestry needle GAUGE: 15 stitches = 4 in. (10 cm) in Garter stitch (knit every row). HAT Cast on 74 stitches. Work in Garter stitch (knit every row) until piece measures about 10 in. (25.5 cm). Bind off, leaving a long tail. Thread tail through last row and pull to gather. Knot securely. FINISHING Sew seam. Weave in ends.