Originally published in December 2013 in Simply Knitting, this architectural beanie has had a thorough make-over and is now available as an individual pattern.
104 (134, 172) yd/93 (123, 157) m
34yd/32m for a 6x6in/15x15cm swatch in St.St.
Heavy DK/Worsted weight, plied yarn.
Needles & Notions
Set 3.75mm/UK9/US5 DPNs/Circular or size needed to obtain gauge
Stitch marker as necessary
Shown in BabyLongLegs Semi~Precious DK
(230yd/210m per 100g; 50% Merino, 50%Silk)
Shown in size 22in/56cm on model with 23in/58.5cm circumference head
Malabrigo Rios (210yd/192m per 100g; 100% Superwash Merino)
20 sts x 30 rows to 4in/10cm on 4mm needles over St.St (ball-band gauge)
20 sts x 30 rows to 4in/10cm on 3.75mm needles over Twisted Rib
20 sts x 30 rows to 4in/10cm on 3.75mm needles over Twisted St. pattern
To fit sizes: 19 22, 24 in/ 48.25 56, 61 cm
Finished size: 16.75 19.25, 21.75 in/ 42.5 49, 55.25 cm
Knit & purl sts, knitting in the round, increases & decreases, specialist cast-on, twisted sts
Written & charted instructions; illustrated tutorials for Alternate Cable & Cable cast-ons