Jacob Beanie by Terri Bate

Jacob Beanie

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Knitting
July 2008
Sport (12 wpi) ?
12 stitches and 14 rows = 2 inches
in stocking stitch
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
US 5 - 3.75 mm
3.75 mm (F)
23" head circumference
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This was inspired by ’Inga’ hat by Sheila Macdonald - I wanted a shorter hat, with a smaller pattern and more decreases for the top. I knit three different versions using three different yarns - my own handspun Jacob for mark 1 (hence the name of the beanie!), Fiesta Ballet handpainted alpaca/tencel for Jacob mark 2 and a standard pure wool DK for Jacob mark 3 - three different results. Have fun.

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