Mayrose

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With Mayrose we see a classic lace stitch used in a beret. The lace is shaped so that the pattern graduates towards the crown effortlessly, creating a timeless design.

This pattern was originally published as part of the 2009 Woolly Wormhead Mystery Hat KAL.


Yarn
133 [167, 204] yd/112 [154, 189] m
26yd/24m 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

Sample details
Shown in Sirdar Balmoral [270yd/250m per 100g; 72% Merino, 25% Alpaca, 3% Silk]

Shown in size 22in/55.75cm on model with 21.75in/55.25cm circumference head

Alternative yarns
Rowan Pure Wool DK [142yd/130m per 50g; 100% Wool]

Gauge
22 sts x 28 rows to 4in/10cm on 3.75mm needles over St.St.
20 sts x 36 rows to 4in/10cm on 3.75mm needles over Garter St.

Sizes
To fit size: 19 [22, 24] in/48.25 [55.75, 61] cm
Finished size: 16.75 [19.25, 21.25] in/42.5 [49, 54.5] cm

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

Pattern contents
Written & charted instructions; illustrated tutorial for Cable Cast-on

 

Published November 2009

PDF file size: 3.4MB

Product code: WW088KMayrose

Technical editors: Tana Pageler & Elly Doyle