Fleesensee by Verena Cohrs

Fleesensee

Knitting
August 2016
DK (11 wpi) ?
26 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches
in worked in the round in Main Stitch Pattern, on larger needle, after blocking
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 4 - 3.5 mm
197 - 230 yards (180 - 210 m)
1 (2, 3) [Finished circumference 41.5 (46, 50.5) cm / 16.25 (18, 19.75) inches; finished length 18 (20, 23) cm / 7 (8, 9) inches (after blocking, unstretched); comfortably fits head sizes 46-50 (50-55, 56-60) cm / 18-19.75 (20-21.75, 22-23.75) inches]
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PATTERN INFO

SIZES
1 (2, 3) Finished circumference 41.5 (46, 50.5) cm / 16.25 (18, 19.75) inches; finished length 18 (20, 23) cm / 7 (8, 9) inches (after blocking, unstretched); comfortably fits head sizes 46-50 (50-55, 56-60) cm / 18-19.75 (20-21.75, 22-23.75) inches

Myoung-Le wears a size 2.

YARN
Toft DK wool (DK-weight; 100% wool; 225 metres / 246 yards per 100g)

180 (190, 210) metres / 197 (208, 230) yards (shown in Silver)

The yarn amounts are indicated for the version with joined brim and pom pom. Please note that you will need slightly less yarn for a version without pom pom and a different brim option.

GAUGE
20 sts x 32 rows = 10 x 10 cm (worked in the round in 1x1 Twisted Rib, on smaller needle, after blocking)

26 sts x 36 rows = 10 x 10 cm (worked in the round in Main Stitch Pattern, on larger needle, after blocking)

NEEDLES
4 mm / US 6 circular needle (or needle size to obtain gauge) with a cable length of at least 40 cm / 16”

3.75 mm / US 5 circular needle (or needle 1 size smaller than main needle) with a cable length of at least 40 cm / 16”

NOTIONS
blocking tools (optional), cable needle, crochet hook and scrap yarn (for provisional cast-on, optional), darning needle, pom pom maker (optional), spare circular needle (for joining the folded brim, optional), stitch markers, tape measure

TECHNIQUES
Cables, provisional cast on (optional)

CONTRIBUTORS
Photography: Melinda Dela Costa
Model: Myoung-Le Seo
Sample knitting: Verena Cohrs
Tech editing: Francesca Mueller