This is the perfect beret for using up odd balls of 4 ply, fingering and sock yarn. Using the travelling jogless stripes method for the body and twisted rib for the brim, this stylish Hat is perfect for gifts.
please visit the Anca’s Beret thread in Wormhead’s Hats group if you have a question about this pattern.
Yarn A: 125 (135, 147, 160, 175) yd/114 (123, 135, 146, 160) m
Yarn B: 105 (110, 120, 135, 155) yd/96 (101, 110, 123, 142) m
40yd/35m for a 6x6in/15x15cmm swatch in St.St.
4ply/fingering weight, plied yarn
Set 2.75mm/UK12/US2 & 3mm/UK11/US2.5 DPNs/Circular or size needed to obtain gauge
Stitch marker as necessary
Shown in Yarn A: King Cole Merino Blend 4ply (204yd/187m per 50g; 100% Wool); Yarn B: Jaeger Angora Spun (120yd/110m per 20g; 70% Angora, 30% Wool)
Shown in size 22in/56cm on model with 21.75in/55.25cm circumference head
28 sts x 34 rows to 4in/10cm on 3mm needles over St.St.
32 sts x 36 rows to 4in/10cm on 2.75mm needles over Twisted Rib, lightly stretched
To fit size: 19 (20, 21, 22, 23) inches, 48.25 (51, 53.25, 56, 58.5) cm
Finished size: 16 (17, 18, 19, 20) inches, 40.75 (43.25, 45.75, 48.25, 51) cm
Knit & purl sts, knitting in the round, increases & decreases, specialist cast-on
Written & charted instructions; illustrated tutorials for Alternate Cable & Cable Cast-ones
Published December 2010
PDF file size: 2.8MB
Product code: WW130KAncasBeret
Technical editors: Tana Pageler & Heather Murray