Portsmouth Beanie by Jesie Ostermiller

Portsmouth Beanie

February 2017
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
17 stitches and 23 rows = 4 inches
in St st
US 6 - 4.0 mm
220 yards (201 m)
18.75 (21, 23.5)" circumference at brim and 8.5 (8.5, 9)" tall
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Perfect for chilly days that hint at the warm season to come, the unisex Portsmouth Beanie has a clever textural wave pattern that rises and falls over the twisted ribbing. Made in one piece from the bottom up, this hat needs a worsted-spun yarn to make the stitch motif pop off the fabric.

Difficulty Easy

Finished Size 18.75 (21, 23.5)“ circumference at brim and 8.5 (8.5, 9)” tall. Hat shown measures 21”.

Yarn YOTH Yarns Father: spring water, 1 skein.

Needles Size 6 (4 mm): 16” circular and set of double-pointed. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Marker; tapestry needle.

Gauge 17 sts and 23 rnds = 4” in St st.