Ice Floe Beanie by Sarah Shepherd

Ice Floe Beanie

Knitting
September 2019
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
19 stitches and 25 rows = 4 inches
in Charted pattern on larger needles
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
219 yards (200 m)
15¼ (16¾, 18½, 20¼, 21, 23¼)" circumference and 6¾ (7¼, 7¼, 7¾, 8¼, 8½)" tall.
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Worked from the bottom up, the Ice Floe Beanie features a simple lace pattern resembling seashells. Knitted in a worsted-weight, single-ply wool, this hat knits up quickly and splendidly.

Difficulty Intermediate

Yarn Weight 4

Finished Size 15¼ (16¾, 18½, 20¼, 21, 23¼)“ circumference and 6¾ (7¼, 7¼, 7¾, 8¼, 8½)” tall. Hats shown measure 18½“ (tan) and 21” (pink).

Yarn Manos del Uruguay Maxima (100% extrafine Merino wool; 219 yd 200 m/3½ oz 100 g): #M2241 Sand (tan) or #M21591 Peach Blossom (pink), 1 skein. Yarn distributed by Fairmount Fibers.

Needles Size 4 (3.5 mm): 16” circular (cir). Size 7 (4.5 mm): 16” cir and set of double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Marker (m); tapestry needle.

Gauge 19 sts and 25 rnds = 4” in charted patt on larger needles.

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NOTES

  • This hat is worked in the round from the bottom up.

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