THE FIBRE COMPANY PLUS KELBOURNE WOOLENS
Another delightful pattern from Knitting School Dropout. Sometimes classic is best! The knit and purl pattern on this beret creates a garter stitch body intersected by panels of knit stitches that come together with subtle decreases at the crown.
This pattern is a downloadable PDF file.
Skill Level: Medium
Necessary Skills: knitting, purling, increasing and decreasing
Size: To fit average adult woman’s head
Finished Measurements: 10.5” diameter, 8” height, 18” unstretched brim circumference
Yarn: 2 hanks The Fibre Company Terra (60% Baby Alpaca/20% Merino/20% Silk, 50g/98yds)
Shown in Fustic.
Needles: US 6 (4.00mm) 16” circular; US 7 (4.50mm) 16” circular
Gauge: 18 sts and 32 rows = 4“ in Garter Stitch on US 7 needles after blocking