Size 8 needles, 16" circular, DPNs
Gauge 5 stitches per one inch
Cast on 84 stitches.
K2P2 ribbing for 2 1/2 inches.
Stockinette for another 3 inches.
Decreasing for crown--divide 6 into 84. Every group of 14 stitches place a marker. Knit 12 stitches, knit 2 tog (or ssk.) all around. Knit even one round. Knit until 2 stitches (11sts) before marker and knit 2 tog. Knit 1 round even. Continue this way until 24 stitches remain and then start decreasing every row until 6 stitches left. Break off yarn leaving long time. Thread through loops couple of times and pull tight.