Reversible Brioche Beanie by Marte Kamperud

Reversible Brioche Beanie

Knitting
March 2024
Sport (12 wpi) ?
17 stitches and 27 rows = 4 inches
in Brioche Stitches
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 4 - 3.5 mm
S/M (M/L)
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The Reversible Brioche Beanie is knitted in the round from the bottom up, working with two colors in brioche stitches, which makes the beanie reversible / double sided. Using techniques as: cast on, knitting in the round, knitting with double pointed needles, yarn over, knitting and purling brioche stitches, decreasing right and left in brioche, weaving in ends.

The hat is available in size S/M (M/L).

Example 1 (S/M): Color 1: Lana Grossa Cool Wool in color 2068 (burgundy), Color 2: Alpaca Silver from Katia Concept in color 269 (mint).

Example 2 (M/L), both colors in Lana Grossa Cool Wool: Color 1 is 2021 (green), Color 2 is 2045 (pink)

Recommending that at least one of the yarns are merino wool, for the shape to hold better.

Sizing:

  • S/M is made to fit a head circumference of approximately: 54 cm - 56cm
  • M/L is made to fit a head circumference of approximately: 56cm - 58 cm

Gauge:
10cm x 10 cm = 17 stitches x 27 rows

Materials needed:

  • Cool Wool from Lana Grossa, 50g (50g) of each color, or: 50g (50g) of Cool Wool from Lana Grossa + 25g (25g) of Alpaca Silver from Katia Concept
  • Circular needles Size: 4 mm, Length: 40 cm
  • Double pointed needles Size: 3,5 mm
  • Tapestry needle to sew in the edges
  • Stitch markers
  • (Optional) Elastic thread