Allerton by Woolly Wormhead


September 2016
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
30 stitches and 60 rows = 4 inches
in garter stitch
US 1 - 2.25 mm
159 - 430 yards (145 - 393 m)
16, 18, 20, 22, 24 in/40.5, 45.75, 50.75, 55.75, 61 cm
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This skater style slouchy beanie makes great use of slipped stitches with variegated yarns. Instructions are included to customise the pattern to make a truly unique Hat.

159 (203, 251, 305, 364) yd/152 (194, 240, 291, 347) m
66yd/63m for a 6x6in/15x15cm swatch in Garter St.
4Ply/sock weight, plied yarn

Needles & Notions
Set 2.25mm/UK13/US1 DPNs/Circular or size needed to obtain gauge
Stitch marker as necessary
2.25mm crochet hook
Tapestry needle

Sample details
Shown in Manos del Uruguay Alegria (445yd/407m per 100g; 75% Superwash Merino, 25% Polyamide)

Shown in size 22in/55.75cm on model with 21.75in/55.25cm circumference head

30 sts x 42 rows to 4in/10cm on 2.25mm needles over St.St.
30 sts x 60 rows to 4in/10cm on 2.25mm needles over Garter St.

To fit size: 16 (18, 20, 22, 24) in/40.75 (45.75, 50.75, 55.75, 61) cm
Finished size: 14.5 (16, 17.5, 19.25, 20.75) in/36.75 (40.75, 40.5, 49, 52.75) cm

Skills required
Knit & purl sts, knitting in the round, increases & decreases, specialist cast-on, slipped sts

Pattern contents
Written instructions; illustrated tutorials for Crochet Provisional Cast-on and Garter Stitch Kitchener

Accessibility Statement
The main PDF for this pattern is colour blind accessible. It uses black text on a white background and does not rely on colour.

Do you need help with this pattern? We have a specific discussion thread in the Wormhead’s Hats group where you can ask any questions.

Published September 2016
PDF file size: 1.6MB
Product code: WW279KAllerton
Technical editors: Heather Murray & Clare Devine