Free Knitting Pattern for Starburst Hat - Decreases create a star shape at the crown of this hat. Sizes Preschool, Child, Adult. Variegated or different colors of yarn create great star effects. Designed by Elizabeth A. Cote who says it is suitable for beginners. Rated very easy by Ravelrers. Pictured projects by wrenknits who modified the decrease to start with K8, K2tog (Row 1), tinpins, and kraalqueenwho started decrease with K9, K2tog (Row 1).