Concentricity

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Based on the maths of concentric circles, Concentricity is a fun beret to knit, and is simpler than it first appears. Worked almost entirely in rib, the pattern is worked top down and in the round.


Yarn
96 [123, 153] yd/88 [113, 140] m
25yd/23m 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 Rowan Pure Wool Aran [186yd/170m per 100g; 100% Wool]

Shown in size 20in/51cm on model with 21.75in/52.25cm circumference head

Alternative yarns
Lorna's Laces Shepherd Worsted Solids [225yd/206m per 4oz/114g; 100% Wool]

Gauge
18 sts x 24 rows to 4in/10cm on 4.5mm needles over St.St.
17 sts x 28 rows to 4in/10cm on 4.5mm needles over Twisted Rib, lightly stretched

Sizes
To fit size: 17 [20, 23] in/43.25 [51, 58.5] cm
Finished size: 15 [17.5, 19.75] in/38 [44.5, 50.25] cm
Beret diameter: 10 [11, 12] in/25.5 [28, 30.5] cm

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

Pattern contents
Written instructions; illustrated tutorials for Circular cast-on & Knitting in the Round

 

Published May 2010

PDF file size: 3.2MB

Product code: WW106KConcentricity

Technical editor: Tana Pageler