With yellow. 6sc in third chain from hook. Join w/ slst 2 sc in each sc around (12 st). Join w/ slst work even. change to orange, join w/ slst. work even 3 rows. change to red at join w/ sl st. sc in next 3 sc. work dec in all 3 sc. ch 1 bind off.
work other ear flap on opposite side.