Alex beanie by Martha Johnson

Alex beanie

Knitting
January 2017
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
19 stitches = 4 inches
in stockinette
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 5 - 3.75 mm
US 3 - 3.25 mm
61 - 149 yards (56 - 136 m)
Newborn, Baby, Toddler, Child, Adult
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The “ALEX” hat - add some vroom! to your little guy’s life.

Bright colored cars race to the finish around the brim of this warm cozy hat. Knit in the round in simple stockinette, the cars are knit separately and sewn on later.

THE BASICS

• Pattern includes 5 sizes: Newborn / Baby / Toddler / Child / Adult

• Pattern is written in ENGLISH and uses standard U.S. knitting terms

• Instructions are for knitting in the round on circular and double pointed needles

• Gauge: 19 stitches = 4 inches (10 cm)

• Knitting skill level - INTERMEDIATE

SKILLS YOU’LL NEED

• Knitting in the round

• Basic increases and decreases

SUPPLIES YOU’LL NEED

• Approx. 50 (70, 90, 105, 130) yds or 46 (64, 82, 96, 119) m DK or light-worsted weight yarn in main color for hat

• Approx. 9 (10, 12, 13, 15) yds or 8 (9, 11, 12, 14) m DK or light-worsted weight yarn in dark gray for “road”

• Approx. 2 (3, 3, 4, 4) yds or 2 (3, 3, 4, 4) m DK or light-worsted weight yarn in white for “road stripes”

• Approx. 6 yds (5.5m) Sport weight yarn for each car

• Approx. 3 yds (2.8 m) Sport weight yarn for each set of wheels

• Several yds (m) Embroidery floss or Fingering weight yarn for numbers

• U.S. size 6 (4 mm) 12” or 16” circular needles or size needed to obtain gauge

• U.S. size 5 (3.75 mm) 12” or 16” circular needle or one size smaller than gauge needle

• Set of U.S. size 6 (4 mm) double-pointed needles or size needed to obtain gauge

• U.S. size 3 (3.25 mm) straight needles for cars and wheels

• Stitch marker

• Stitch holder

• Yarn needle

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