A long stretchy beanie with a lace plume motif. Perfect for the end of summer and throughout the fall season. The Aplaca Prima gives it a lightweight breathable quality while still being soft and cozy. This is an easy intermediate lace pattern that is knit in the round.
Small - stretches to 22 inches.
Medium - stretches to 24 inches.
Length measures 13 inches.
1 skein of Plymouth Yarn Alpaca Prima or approx. 200 to 250 yards of fingering weight yarn.
Size US 2 (2.75mm) 16 inch circular needle.
Size US 4 (3.5mm) 16 inch circular needle.
Size US 4 (3.5mm) double pointed needles.
Most people should knit the medium size so that the finished hat is not stretched to its limits. Also, pay attention to gauge since I am not a tight knitter. If you are, you may want to go up a needle size.
This pattern is for personal use only.
Feel free to contact me if you have any questions.
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