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September 21 2012
September 23 2012
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Ice Maiden
Koigu Beaded Beret by Churchmouse Yarns and Teas
Needles & yarn
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
Koigu Painter's Palette Premium Merino (KPPPM)
1 skein = 175.0 yards (160.0 meters), 50 grams
Loop in London, Islington

Beading could become addictive! Making this beret could also become addictive. I have a few alluring skeins of Koigu lying provocatively on my yarn shelves and a few packets of different hued glass beads. I may succumb a second time.

I made the smaller size but upgraded both knitting needle sizes quoted in pattern (US1 and US2) because my tension is often a little tight. I had read a few comments about how this beret came out a little on the small size so I chose to err on the side of caution.

NB You will need double pointed needles in the larger size to finish the top of the beret knitted in the round.

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100% Merino
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  • Project created: September 25, 2012
  • Updated: September 25, 2012