Yarn used: Ella Rae Classic; purple (039)
R4 - K1F&B, K to end
repeat R4 till you have 12 sts
Begin pattern ...
R1 - K3, K6, K3
R2 - K3, P6, K3
Continue in pattern for 15 inches (*not* critical - adjust to fit your own noggin and allow for button placement)
Begin decrease ...
K2TOG, K to end
repeat this row till you have 3 sts
To attach button for fastening, use yarn tail to secure button on one end. Other end, use tail to create a small loop for button to fit thru.