Northend by Woolly Wormhead

Northend

Knitting
June 2015
Aran (8 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in stocking stitch
US 7 - 4.5 mm
65 - 153 yards (59 - 140 m)
to fit sizes 16 (18, 20, 22, 24) in/ 40.75 (45.75, 51, 56, 61) cm
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Originally published with Simply Knitting, this pattern is now available to purchase individually.

The simplicity of Woolly Wormhead’s contemporary unisex design means this beanie will complement most styles of clothing and can be dressed up or down. Women can accessorise it by adding a crocheted flower or knitted brooch. And, what’s fabulous too is that you’ll be able to knit it in just a weekend.

Yarn
65 (83, 104, 127, 153) yd/59 (77, 96, 117, 140) m
31yd/28m for a 6x6in/15x15cm swatch in St.St.
Aran weight, plied yarn.

Needles & Notions
Set 4.5mm/UK7/US7 DPNs/Circular or size needed to obtain gauge
Stitch marker as necessary
Tapestry needle

Sample details
Shown in Fyberspates Scrumptious Aran
(180yd/165m per 100g; 55% Merino, 45% Silk)
Shown in size 22in/56cm on model with 23in/58.5cm circumference head

Gauge
18 sts x 24 rows to 4in/10cm on 4.5mm needles over St.St.
18 sts x 34 rows to 4in/10cm on 4.5mm needles over Garter St.

Sizes
To fit sizes: 16 (18, 20, 22, 24) in/ 40.75 (45.75, 51, 56, 61) cm
Finished size: 14.25 (16, 17.75, 19.5, 21.25) in/ 36.25 (40.75, 45, 49.5, 54) cm

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

Pattern contents
Written instructions; illustrated tutorials for Alternate Cable & Cable cast-ons

Support
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.