Betsy by Jane Richmond


February 2013
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
14.5 stitches and 20 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette stitch
US 10 - 6.0 mm
80 yards (73 m)
One Size
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This toque features a staggered rib brim that flows effortlessly into columns of simple lace. Chunky yarn makes this a very quick knit perfect for instant gratification or last minute gift giving. This pattern is easy to follow and includes written and charted instruction. Shown in a fitted beanie style, instructions are also provided for a longer slouchy version to accommodate different preferences.

1 skein Berroco Vintage Chunky
50% acrylic, 40% wool, 10% nylon
130yds/120m per 3.5oz/100g skein
OR other chunky weight yarn
Sample shown in colour 61173

US 10 / 6mm circular needle, 16” (for body & brim)
US 10 / 6mm dpns (for crown shaping)

Stitch marker
Yarn needle

14.5 sts and 20 rows = 4”/10cm in Stockinette stitch
15 sts and 21 rows = 4”/10cm in pattern

Finished Measurements
Approx 18¾“/47.5cm circumference (unstretched) and 7½”/19cm long.