Armley Beret

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A decorative ribbed band feeds into structured cables, creating a striking visual effect. The pattern is worked in the round and bottom up, and features 4 sizes.

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Yarn
125 [155, 184, 221, 254] yd/115 [142, 169, 202, 233] m
51yd/46m for the pompom (optional)
38yd/35m for a 6x6in/15x15cm swatch in St.St.
DK weight, plied yarn.

Needles & Notions
Set 3.75mm/UK9/US5 DPNs/Circular or size needed to obtain gauge
Stitch marker as necessary
Tapestry needle
Cable needle

Sample details
Shown in BabyLongLegs Mesmerino DK [230yd/210m per 115g; 100% Merino]

Shown in size 22in/56cm on model with 21.5in/54.5cm circumference head

Alternative yarns
Fyberspates Vivacious DK [251yd/230m per 115g; 100% Merino]

Gauge
21 sts x 30 rows to 4in/10cm on 3.75mm needles over St.St.
23 sts x 32 rows to 4in/10cm on 3.75mm needles over 2x2 Twisted Rib, lightly stretched

Sizes
To fit sizes: 16 [17.5, 19, 20.5, 22] in/40.75 [44.5, 48.25, 52, 56] cm
Finished size: 14 [15.25, 16.75, 18, 19.5] in/35.5 [38.75, 42.5, 45.75, 49.5] cm

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

Pattern contents
Written & charted instructions; illustrated tutorials for Alternate Cable cast-on for 1x1 & 2x2 rib; pompom schematic

 

Published October 2016.

PDF file size: 3.3MB, image res. 300DPI

Product code: WW243KArmleyBeret

Technical editors: Heather Murray & Clare Devine