S8540 Lace Brioche Beret by Frauke Kiedaisch

S8540 Lace Brioche Beret

July 2013
Super Bulky (5-6 wpi) ?
10 stitches and 16 rows = 4 inches
in lace pattern using larger needles, unstretched
7.0 mm
US 11 - 8.0 mm
120 yards (110 m)
One size only in stated instructions with recommended yarn
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From the North American Schachenmayr website:
Hats are perfect for women with long hair, creating an attractive look without the need for complicated styling. This model, made with Schachenmayr original Boston, incorporates striking brioche rib and a narrow edging. A chic winter accessory that looks amazing!

Finished dimensions:
Completed hat designed to fit about 20 to 22.875 inches (52 to 58 cm) head.

Yarn Information:
Photographed in Boston colorway 00049 purple
2 skeins
120 yards

Gauge notes:

  • US 10-10.75 and US 10.75-11 are the listed pattern needles. The instructions state that 6.0-7.0 mm and 7.0-8.0 mm needles can be required in order to achieve gauge for the different fabrics.
  • 7mm needles are listed in the pattern as the equivalent of US 10.75 needles.