Askew by Tess Young


October 2014
Aran (8 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
in shifting brick main pattern
US 5 - 3.75 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
90 - 161 yards (82 - 147 m)
baby, toddler, child/teen, adult female, adult male
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Askew is a beanie, to which you can add extra slouch. It uses slipped stitches and changes in the stitch pattern to create a textured pattern that spirals around the hat. You have the option of a plain edge to the brim, a contrast edge or a rolled edge.

Size To fit Actual Size
Baby 16”/40.5cm 14.5”/37cm
Toddler 18”/45.5cm 15.5”/39.5cm
Child/teen 20”/51cm 18”/46cm
Adult female 22”/56cm 19.5”/50cm
Adult male 24”/61cm 21”/54cm

Yarn usage:
Main Colour (MC): 47yds/43m, 53yds/48m, 79yds/72m, 85yds/76m, 98yds/89m.
Contrast Colour (CC): 43yds/39m, 47yds/43m, 56yds/51m, 59yds/54m, 63yds/57m.
Oddment of accent yarn for casting on (optional).

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