These are hats for Innocent Smoothies - a donation is made to AgeUK for a drink with one of these on top.
Machine: standard gauge, oddments of 3 or 4ply yarn
Cast on 36 sts in 1x1 rib, knit 4 rows rib MT4
Transfer to main bed. Knit a further 20 rows MT6
Transfer every other needle, knit 1 row MT4
Break yarn and thread through live stitches. Put a few stitches in the crown, then sew side seam and weave in ends.